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Social Work

University of Georgia

Master
24 months
Duration
26180 USD/year
26180 USD/year
9648 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The Master of Social Work program at the University of Georgia prepares graduate students for advanced social work practice. We strive to develop future leaders in the profession of social work who are able to meet the ever-changing local, national, and global challenges.

Overview

The primary mission of social work is to enhance human well-being and to help meet the basic human needs of all people, with particular attention to the needs and empowerment of people who are vulnerable, oppressed, and living in poverty. 

Professional social workers are employed in schools, hospitals, mental health clinics, senior centers, elected office, private practice, prisons, corporations, and in many public and private agencies that serve individuals and families in need.

Students leave our program as competent and creative social workers ready for advanced practice. The Master degree in Social Work at the University of Georgia is fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education and our school is ranked in the top 25 percent of social work graduate programs nationwide.

Programme Structure

The MSW program also offers courses that lead to certificates in:

  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Gerontology
  • Nonprofit Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission and Application Procedures
  • Readmission Procedures
  • Deferring an Application
  • Application Fee
  • McNair Scholars Program
  • Transcripts and Academic Records
  • Entrance Test Scores
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Non-Degree or Transient Status
  • Application Forms
  • Summary of Materials

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13090 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    26180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13090 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4824 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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