University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Social Work (MSW, Off-campus For Working Professionals, Regular Track)

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Program Information

School:University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Social Work
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Social Work
Description:The program requirements are modelled after our full-time on-campus MSW program however you will be enrolled in exclusive sections of these courses that are limited to students in the MSW for Working Professionals. Students will take the prescribed courses sequentially. The schedule is rigorous but you will have time in between course weekends to complete assignments.

For those entering the Regular Track with a four-year honours BA, you will complete the program in 32 months. Students entering with an honours BSW who are admitted to the Advanced Track will complete the program in 16 months.

URL:Social Work (MSW, Off-campus For Working Professionals, Regular Track) at University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Length:32 Month(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,265

Cost per year represents tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year.
Careers:Social WorkersCommunity and Social Service Workers

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 250] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100]

GRE is strongly recommended for students who are graduates of universities outside of Canada. All applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English to be considered for admission.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Work Experience
Applicants are required to have confirmation that you have satisfactorily completed a four-year honours undergraduate degree from an accredited university (other than a BSW). The School of Social Work requires a grade point average of 73% or above, calculated based on the last 20 courses of your qualifying degree. You may enter the Regular Track program from a variety of other disciplines. Applicants are also required to have: evidence of successful completion of one undergraduate course in statistics and one in research methods; a minimum of three years full-time post-graduation work experience or volunteer work in a relevant health, mental health, child welfare, or social service field; a complete application package including payment of the non-refundable $165 application fee; all academic transcripts (original & sealed); a completed Personal Statement; a Completed Policy Statement with signature; a Letter of Support signed by your current organization; three letters of reference (Current Supervisor, Helping Professional, and Supplementary Supervisor or Academic); and a Professional Experience form.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on October 30, 2017