Social Work, Master | Nyack College | New York City, United States
24 months
895 USD/credit 28192 USD/year
895 USD/credit 28192 USD/year
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The Mission of the Masters in Social Work program from Nyack College is to prepare students in a Christian context for the social work profession with the knowledge, values, and skills for competent and compassionate service and leadership with integrity. 


With the Social Work degree from Nyack College our graduates become an “extraordinary force” increasing the well-being of all people and promoting just and caring communities locally, nationally, and globally.

Our program offers concentrations in Clinical Social Work Practice, Leadership in Organizations and Communities.

We are a Christian college-based MSW graduate program in NYC.  Our students benefit from:

  • Marketable, competent and ethical professional integration of Christian faith into social work practice.
  • Collaboration within the city through our faith-based community collaborative, in addition to professional development colloquiums, seminars, and workshops.
  • A network of faith-based organizations and leaders to learn from and connect with in the city.


Employment of Social Workers is projected to grow 19 percent from 2012 to 2022, faster than the average for all occupations. Employment growth will be driven by increased demand in health care and other social services including:

  • Child, Family and School Social Workers
  • Medical Social Workers
  • Mental Health
  • Substance Abuse
  • Community Social Workers
  • Management and Administration
  • Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Congregational Settings
  • Correctional Services
  • Public Policy and Legislative Advocacy

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work & Christianity
  • Social Work in Congregations and Faith-based Organizations
  • Leadership & Organizational Practice 
  • Compassion Spirituality & Self-Care
  • Professional Development and LifeLong Learning 
  • Social Work and Addiction & Recovery
  • Anxiety and Mood Disorders
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Non-refundable $30 application fee 
  • Recommendations
  • Official transcripts from all previous colleges or universities attended showing evidence of an accredited bachelor’s degree with a minimum 2.5 GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Writing samples
  • Immunizations
  • Computer literacy
  • English Proficiency Test
  • International Student Questionnaire
  • Copies of Personal Pages of Passport/Visas
  • Copies of previous I-20’s (if currently an F-1 Student)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28192 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 895 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    28192 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 895 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.


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