Public Health and Social Work, Master | University of Wisconsin Milwaukee | Milwaukee, United States
24 months
Duration
25650 USD/year
25650 USD/year
12220 USD/year
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About

The coordinated master’s in Public Health and Social Work degree program from University of Wisconsin Milwaukee provides students with advanced, interdisciplinary education in public health and social work. 

Overview

Students will acquire the knowledge and skills to address the effects of social, economic, and health disparities on the well-being of individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.

What you'll learn

The public health lens of prevention at the population level and the social work lens of intervention at all levels of society are integrated through coursework and field work, including an integrated public health/social work field experience. Students will be able to apply critical thinking and collaboration skills using a systems-based framework with a social justice focus in a range of public, private, and non-profit settings.

Students in the coordinated Public Health and Social Work degree program from University of Wisconsin Milwaukee complete public health and social work courses at the same time. They will choose one of two public health concentrations, Community and Behavioral Health Promotion or Public Health Policy, as well as a population to emphasize in their social work courses.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Environmental Health Sciences
  • Principles and Methods of Epidemiology
  • Principles of Public Health Policy and Administration
  • Perspectives on Community & Behavioral Health
  • Health Systems and Population Health
  • Overview of Qualitative Methods for Public Health

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

73 SCH
  • With BSW: 73 - 74 cr.
  • Without BSW: 95 - 96 cr.

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students are admitted to each graduate program separately and based on admission requirements which are consistent with those specified by the UWM Graduate School, the MPH program in the Zilber School of Public Health, and the MSW program of the Department of Social Work.
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Narrative statement
  • Resume/CV

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12220 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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