|Faculty:||Cornwall and Kingston campuses
|Description:||This two-year Ontario College Diploma program prepares students to work as practical front-line service providers in a variety of social service settings.
The SSW program gives you the opportunity to learn to work with many different populations of people, such as those with mental health problems, addiction problems, seniors who require extra support, children with behaviour problems, women who have been abused, people who live in poverty and/or are homeless, and adolescents who live in group homes.
|Cost per year:*||
Textbooks are estimated at $1,600 over two years. Students must cover the cost of First Aid and CPR training, criminal background checks, and any immunizations required by a field placement agency. Students are responsible for transportation to and from field placement including parking costs if applicable. Most sites are on a bus route.