Social Work Online - Direct Practice with Latino Individuals, Families and Groups (Advance Standing), M.Sc. | Part time online | The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley | United States
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Social Work Online - Direct Practice with Latino Individuals, Families and Groups (Advance Standing)

12 months
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14668 USD/year
14668 USD/year
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About

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley's MS in Social Work (MSSW) – Direct 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 – Direct Practice teaches evidence-based practices for working with at-risk populations with a focus on applicability to the Latino community.
  • Deepen your knowledge of advanced social work practice with individuals, families and groups, including the therapeutic process, empowerment and strength perspectives, and clinical strategies for change.
  • Learn to apply evidence-based family therapy practice models for working with populations-at-risk, as well as critique family practice models with respect to their efficacy for work with Latinos.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work with Diverse Populations
  • Advanced Family Practice
  • Social Work Practice with Latinos
  • Advanced Clinical Assessment
  • Advanced Policy Analysis and Development
  • Advanced Social Work Practice with Individuals

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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