Doctor of Social Work (D.S.W.) - Policy Practice
As an advanced social work professional, you are called upon to help society address its most pressing challenges. With Walden’s Doctor of Social Work (DSW) program, you can become a more authoritative advocate for social justice and gain the credentials to be recognized as a leader in your field. Choose from multiple specializations to align your studies with your interests, including Medical Social Work, Addictions and Social Work, and Clinical Expertise. One of the few offered online, the DSW program has a challenging curriculum that can help you acquire the skills to evaluate, design, and execute social welfare programs that make a positive difference. A Master of Social Work (MSW) is required to enroll in this program.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
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# of Credits Required: 77 total quarter credit hours required
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 40,000+