2018-2019 General Catalog 
  
    Apr 24, 2018  
2018-2019 General Catalog

Social Work, M.S.W.


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Master of Social Work Program
http://socialwork.utah.edu/academics-resources/M.S.W./
College of Social Work, Room 331
801-581-4428

 

Through education and research the University of Utah College of Social Work contributes to shaping policies, services, and interventions; to preventing and alleviating human suffering; to enhancing individual, family, community, and global well-being; and to promoting social and economic justice. The Master of Social Work Program is structured to support collaborative work in social work education, research, and public service. Partnerships with more than 300 off-campus social service agencies offer students opportunities to apply their knowledge and skills.

Admission Requirements:

  • A valid Bachelor’s degree from an accredited University or College
  • A 3.0 GPA (though lower GPAs may be considered)
  • Four professional recommendations (completed through the application system AY)
  • Autobiographical Essay
  • Clinical & Ethical Case Study Analysis
  • Timed Social Issues Essay
  • Resume
  • Official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended
  • Completion of prerequisite courses
  • For details, please click here

Program Options:

Two-Year Full-Time MSW

Minimum Credit Hours: 60

Application Deadlines: November 1 (priority), December 15 (final)

This is a full-time program completed over four semesters. All courses are held during the day. Applications are accepted once a year for the following fall semester.

Three-Year Part-Time MSW (also offered on the St. George campus)

Minimum Credit Hours: 60

Application Deadline: Next application window will be fall 2019 to begin fall 2020.

This is an evening program that spans eight consecutive semesters. Are courses are held in the evenings, though daytime internship hours are required (during the second and third year).

Advanced Standing MSW (also offered on St. George campus for summer 2019)

Minimum Credit Hours: 45

Application Deadlines: September 30 (priority), November 1 (final)

This program is only open to those who have earned a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW). Because much of the first-year course work is covered in a BSW program, students can complete their MSW in three semesters. This is a full-time program and courses are held during the day. Applications are accepted once a year for the following summer semester.

 

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First Year Coursework (Two Year Full-Time Program):

Second Year Coursework:

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