University of Illinois at Chicago

Jane Addams College of Social Work

Master of Social Work

Address:

1200 West Harrison Street

Chicago, IL 60607

United States

Phone:

1-312-996-4573

Fax:

1-312-413-0338

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Social Work

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Social Work degree program prepares students with the competencies and practice behaviors necessary for advanced social work practice in an area of concentration. The foundation portion of the MSW curriculum provides a generalized perspective on social work practice. Curriculum areas include social work practice, human behavior and the social environment, social work research, social welfare policy and services, and field instruction. The concentration portion of the MSW curriculum builds upon the foundation. Advanced curriculum content, tailored to the concentration, is provided in the areas of social work practice, human behavior in the social environment, social work research, social welfare policy and services, and field instruction.

Accreditation:

The Jane Addams College of Social Work has full accreditation from the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) for its Master of Social Work Program. Its graduates are found in social work practice throughout the United States and other countries.

International Student Requirements:

International students are encouraged to apply. Applicants must possess an acceptable bachelor's degree based on four or more years after grade 12, or the equivalent, from an accredited and approved institution of higher learning. Applicants whose native language is not English must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) within two years prior to admission. Further details regarding admission requirements and the application process are noted in the application.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Federal Application for Free Financial Aid (FAFSA).

Locale: Large City

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