St. Jerome's University

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Social Development Studies

St. Jerome's University

Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Field of Study:Social Psychology
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $9,000

Cost estimate represents the first-year tuition.


Combine courses in psychology, sociology, social work, and interdisciplinary Social Development Studies (SDS) topics to understand social issues from many different perspectives. You’ll explore how physical and mental health, socioeconomic realities, education, and emotional support affect well-being on the local, national, and global scale.

With the knowledge you gain in our small classes and the skills you develop through hands-on community engagement opportunities, you’ll be well prepared for a meaningful career in social work, counselling, education, public services, human resources, law, or community and international service organizations.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80 to 84
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
For English: A final grade of at least 70% is required. Mathematics of Data Management is recommended as helpful background for the program. Please see this website for non-Ontarian requirements.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* 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 09, 2022