24 months
500 USD/credit 16500 USD/year
500 USD/credit 16500 USD/year
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Social Work at YWCA from Westfield State University has a single concentration in clinical practice. Beyond this concentration students are able to explore practice areas of interest through elective offered by the program.  


Social Work at YWCA from Westfield State University emphasizes leadership throughout the practice community in evaluating and analyzing existing and emerging areas of knowledge to advance social service delivery, social policies, and direct practice with the vulnerable, disenfranchised and marginalized populations that are served by social workers.

Graduates with Social Work at YWCA from Westfield State University will:

  • develop a commitment to life-long learning through self reflection, 
  • be meeting changing social needs, 
  • critically evaluating and integrating emerging practice proficiencies, 
  • increase their levels of cultural competence,
  • engage in ongoing skill development to meet the demands of advanced roles and responsibilities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mental Health & Children
  • Mental Health & Adulthood
  • Child Welfare Policy
  • Generalist Practice Bridge Course
  • School Social Work
  • Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Social Work

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

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66 SCH



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English requirements

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university. 
  • Applicants must have an undergraduate degree that included a clear liberal arts base and a firm foundation in the social sciences, government, and human biology. 
  • Applicants need a 2.8 overall undergraduate GPA. 
  • Applicants must submit three references forms with accompanying recommendation letters, including one academic reference. 
  • Applicants need to submit a current resume.
  • Applicants need to complete a professional statement 
  • Application and $50 application fee 
  • Narrative Statement
  • Official, sealed transcripts from all colleges or universities previously attended.
  • Though human services experience is not required, applicants are strongly encouraged to describe any prior volunteer or work experience in their professional statement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    16500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 USD per credit during 24 months.


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