Social Work Online - Administration and Community Practice, M.Sc. | Part time online | The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley | United States
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Social Work Online - Administration and Community Practice

12 months
Duration
14668 USD/year
14668 USD/year
14668 USD/year
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About

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley MS in Social Work (MSSW) – Administration and Community Practice. UTRGV was ranked third among the UT System schools listed in the Forbes magazine 2016 list of America's Top Colleges.

Overview

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley's School of Social Work is committed to preparing entry-level generalist (BSWs) and advanced professional social workers (MSSWs) to meet the needs of a bi-national and multicultural community. The program has two concentrations: Direct Practice with Latino Individuals, Families and Groups, and Administration and Community Practice. The program emphasizes multicultural awareness, professional competence, ethical practice, knowledge building acquisition, and social services that promote social and economic justice in a bi-national environment.

Program Goals and Objectives

  • The UTRGV MS in Social Work – Administration and Community Practice develops leaders with the advanced skills necessary to strengthen and improve human services within the Latino community.
  • Coursework in this degree is designed specifically to help students develop the leadership skills and commitment necessary for strengthening agencies and improving human services for at-risk Latino communities.
  • Develop clinical and macro assessment skills and understand the practice implications and characteristics of Latino populations, in order to serve the border region of South Texas and beyond.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work with Diverse Populations
  • Advanced Macro Assessment
  • Advanced Social Work Practice with Organizations
  • Child Welfare
  • Accountability and Evaluation in Macro Practice
  • Spirituality and Social Work

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit your application online.
  • Submit transcripts from all colleges/universities
  • GPA 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
  • 3 References from Professional or Academic sources

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14668 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14668 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    14668 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14668 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14668 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14668 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Funding

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