Social Work, Master | Savannah State University | Savannah, United States
24 months
726 USD/credit 21780 USD/year
726 USD/credit 21780 USD/year
196 USD/credit 5880 USD/year
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Accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, the Social Work program of Savannah State University is an administrative track that prepares students to become architects for social change.


Program Features

Over the course of the Social Work program of Savannah State University, students learn public policy, and study crisis intervention in a rich educational tradition that is rooted in social justice and social change.

To accommodate a wide range of talented students and working professionals seeking an MSW degree, SSU offers two distinct degree paths: a clinical social work concentration and a social administration concentration.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Law, Race and Poverty in the Welfare of Children
  • Human Behavior and the Social Environment
  • Cultural Diversity and Social Work Practice
  • Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families
  • Social Work Practice with Groups, Communities, and Organizations
  • Social Welfare Policy and Services

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with liberal arts courses from the social sciences, behavioral sciences, natural sciences, biological sciences, and humanities
  • Grade point average (GPA) of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale for regular admission
  • Grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for Advanced Standing
  • Minimum GRE score of 3.0 in Analytical Writing portion
  • Official transcript(s) direct from all colleges/universities attended
  • Graduate School Application with a 500-1,000 word "Directed Essay" indicating the applicant's reasons for wishing to pursue graduate studies in social work at SSU
  • Three letters of recommendation (academic and/or professional persons)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    21780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    5880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 196 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Savannah

900 - 1510 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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