University of Southern California

Doctorate of Social Work

Address:

Waite Phillips Hall 3470 Trousdale Parkway

Los Angeles, CA 90089

United States

Phone:

1-213-740-0224

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctorate of Social Work

Format: Online

Program Description:

The University of Southern California Doctor of Social Work (DSW) online program is designed for experienced practitioners to harness innovative solutions to solve real-world problems. Unlike a PhD in social work, which prepares scholars for careers in research and the professoriate, the DSW@USC is an online advanced practice degree program for working professionals who want to have a greater impact in their practice. Earn your DSW in just 24 months. Learn more.

  • Earn a DSW from the top-ranked USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work in just 24 months.
  • Complete two in-person residencies and a capstone project that proposes a solution to one of the 12 Grand Challenges for social work.
  • Lead public discourse about key social issues and design services that help vulnerable populations.
  • Advance your practice through innovative coursework and online classes taught by distinguished USC  faculty.


Learn more about DSW@USC. Request information.
 

Accreditation:

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.

Locale: Large City

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