24 months
1045 USD/credit 18810 USD/year
1045 USD/credit 18810 USD/year
Tuition fee
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For 20 years, through August 23, 2019, Nazareth's social work faculty were part of the Greater Rochester Collaborative Master of Social Work program of Nazareth College and The College at Brockport, with successful student licensing outcomes.


We offer a master degree in Social Work at Nazareth College. On the Rochester campus, Nazareth College's unique combination of programs enables you to learn to work collaboratively with students pursuing professions including teaching, physical therapy, nursing, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, public health, creative arts therapy, and music therapy. 

This interprofessional experience prepares you to work with these teams in schools, mental health, veterans' services, substance abuse, rehabilitation, and health care settings.

What to Expect

  • Field education
  • International opportunities
  • Service-Learning trips and alternative breaks
  • Autism option

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work Practice
  • Field Practicum and Seminar 
  • Human Behavior and Social Environment 
  • Diagnostic Process: a Strength-Based Social Work Perspective
  • Social Welfare Policy and Services 
  • Social Work Practice and Cultural Diversity
  • Research Methods in Social Work 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
June 30 (August Admission): 
    • 36-credit Advanced Standing part-time program
    • 60-credit full-time program
    • 60-credit part-time program


36 SCH
  • 60 credits if you have an undergraduate degree outside of social work


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at Nazareth College and/or in United States, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume
  • Professional Statement
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Request official transcripts from each college you attended

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1045 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    18810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1045 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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