University at Buffalo

School of Social Work

Social Welfare


408 Capen Hall

Buffalo, NY 14260

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D.-Social Welfare

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The PhD in Social Welfare focuses on interdisciplinary approaches to critical social problems. Students learn to conduct original research that adds to the knowledge base of the social work profession. Prerequisite: MSW or the equivalent.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999