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M.Sc. On Campus

Social Work

Arkansas State University

24 months
Duration
16821 USD/year
8410 USD/year
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About

This Master of Social Work at Arkansas State University offers a concentration in rural based clinical social work practice. Students learn the fundamental knowledge, skills,and ethics that guide social work practice and the populations traditionally served by the profession.

Overview

Graduates of this Social Work program at Arkansas State University are:

  • prepared to acknowledge and utilize the less formal social exchange between people and systems that exist in rural communities.
  • educated on how to identify and develop resources, and how to use natural helping networks.
  • expected to employ a broad range of approaches, theories and models in their practice and to develop skills that enable them to perform multiple roles in the helping process.
  • aware of the importance of examining issues of diversity; social work values and ethics; how to identify, prevent and interrupt social and economic injustice; and the importance of community empowerment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Behavior and the Social Environment
  • Foundations of Social Work Practice
  • Social Welfare Policy and Services
  • Social Justice and Diversity

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

63 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
3.2 (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have an undergraduate degree Grade Point Average of at least 2.75/4.0. Some degree programs require a higher Grade Point Average, though. See below for the full list of Grade Point Average requirements for each major.
  • If you have completed any previous graduate/master’s degree courses, you must have an overall graduate level Grade Point Average of at least a 3.0/4.0.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16821 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 534 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 267 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Jonesboro

770 - 1180 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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