Make a difference for others with this Social Service Worker program
If your default setting is compassion, and if your natural inclination is to help, and you want to offer support in the face of adversity, the Social Service Worker (Fast Track) program of Fanshawe College will give you the education and skills you need to make your empathy make a true difference in the lives of people who need help.
In this social work accelerated program, you will build a sound knowledge of human behaviour and psychology, individual and social problems, and learn proven techniques to prepare you for social service work in social agencies and social welfare programs.
You’ll work with supportive, friendly and experienced faculty and advisors who are committed to help you succeed, and you’ll take part in role-plays, counselling labs and case studies, and take in presentations from professional social workers and clients. You’ll gain invaluable experience in a variety of field placements in London, with its extensive social service and health community resources.Social work is a competitive field. You’ll graduate with practical skills and hands-on experience that will help you work in this in-demand field, whether it’s in public or private social agencies and social welfare programs. You see the need. You see the problems. You can help.
- Community Resources
- Group Dynamics
- Community Development & Social Change
- Community Mental Health
- Social Work With Families
- Social Welfare Policy
- 10 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
If you are an international student, contact our International department to learn about timelines for international applicants.
DisciplinesFamily & Consumer Science Social Work Sociology View 43 other Masters in Social Work in Canada
- An Ontario College Diploma from the School of Community Studies with a minimum 2.0 GPA from Fanshawe College
- An equivalent qualification from another institution as judged by the College
- A University Degree in Psychology, Sociology, or a related Social Sciences area
- Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English
International18338 CAD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 18338 CAD for the full programme during 10 months.
National4243 CAD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4243 CAD for the full programme during 10 months.
- Canadian students: $3,908 per full programme
- International students: $18,004 per full programme
Living costs for London
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.