Admission - Doctor of Social Work (DSW)

Students must meet the following minimum requirements prior to starting the DSW program:

  • 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for their last completed graduate degree program
  • Hold a MSW degree from a CSWE-accredited program
  • Have at least 3 years of post-MSW program experience
  • Complete a Statement of Purpose (scroll down to DSW for instructions)
  • Students whose first language is not English must submit an official score report for the TOEFL or the IELTS; the minimum TOEFL score for admission is 550 and the minimum IELTS score is 6.5

It is also recommended that prospective students review the Application Checklist.

Application Deadline

  • Fall: March 1

How do I apply?