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School of Social Work
Office of University Admissions, Levermore Hall, Room 114
One South Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
Master's Degree in Social Work (M.S.W.), Certificates in: Advanced Trauma Studies and Treatment, Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work (Ph.D.)
The Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) program offers the preparation you need for advanced professional social work practice. Our foundation curriculum provides the knowledge, skills, values and ethics essential to all forms and levels of generalist social work practice. In your advanced year, you will complete a concentration in advanced direct practice—and prepare to be an advanced social work practitioner using sophisticated clinical skills in work with individuals, small groups, families and couples.
All students in the foundation year of Adelphi’s M.S.W. program are required to take the same 10 courses. Eight of the 10 are academic courses and two are supervised field internships in which you apply theories learned in class to direct practice with clients.
The 10 required foundation courses are distributed as follows:
In the advanced year of the M.S.W. program, all students must complete 10 courses, two of which are supervised field internships. The eight remaining second-year courses are distributed as follows:
The Adelphi University School of Social Work Ph.D. program expands your capacities to conceptualize, develop, evaluate and disseminate knowledge of the problems that impact the human condition—and strategies designed to change those conditions. In becoming social work scholars, you must develop a critical and sophisticated understanding of the historical, global, national and community forces that shape contemporary human experience and social work practice. The Adelphi doctorate in Social Work curriculum is grounded in an evolving knowledge base, and fosters the critical thinking that will prepare you for leadership in the development of knowledge for all levels of social work practice.
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
In State Tuition (per year): 31630 USD
Out State Tuition (per year): 31630 USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Large Suburb