Mohawk College

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Social Service Worker - Intensive

Mohawk College

Faculty:School of Community & Urban Studies
Field of Study:Human Services, General
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,191
International: $16,719

This cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program. Compulsory ancillary fees and program fees are included.

Careers:Social and Community Service Workers


Already have a related degree or diploma? You could be a candidate for this intensive program.

Mohawk's Social Service Worker (Intensive) program is intended for graduates of degree programs in Humanities or Social Sciences, and diploma programs related to Human Services. Building on previous academic work, students can complete a Social Service Worker diploma with a practicum experience in 8 months.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    University degree in Social Sciences (Psychology, Sociology, Education) or college diploma related to Human Services (70% guideline) or equivalent. Please note that preferences will be given to related degrees. Applicants who have completed postsecondary education in outside fields will be considered if they have the following courses: Communications/English, General Elective, Sociology and Psychology (Abnormal/Developmental).
    Test Scores:
    • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80]
    Application Notes : All classes in Mohawk College are provided in English. Students whose first language is not English are expected to prove their proficiency with one of the following: successful completion of GAS-EAP (478) Program Level 8 with 70%; TOEFL minimum score of 550 (80 Internet based); IELTS minimum score of 6.0 overall with no band less than 5.5; or an Ontario Secondary School Diploma & English Credit (Grade 12 U, M or C) issued from a public school board. For more information on English Language Requirements, please visit:
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Work Experience
    Applicants are also required to submit a brief summary of their relevant work experience (paid/unpaid). Applicants are also recommended to have significant volunteer experience. Please visit the website for complete program requirements.

    * 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 March 09, 2023