Social Work


Pre-Master's | M.S.W. | Ph.D.


Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable.

For initial assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.


Master of Social Work

The M.S.W. program is comprised of either a thesis or coursework option.

Expected Duration

  • 2 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • B.S.W. degree
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2
  • Paid/Volunteer Work History
  • Area of Specialization Statement

Completed within online application form (i.e., not as an upload)

Application Deadlines

Canadian Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September January 15, 2018 Not Open Yet

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September December 1, 2017 Not Open Yet

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Doctor of Philosophy

The Ph.D. option consists of coursework and a substantial research component.

Expected Duration

  • 4 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • M.S.W. degree
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Proposed Area of Specialization
  • Statement of Goals
  • Proposed Courses
  • Evidence of Scholarly Ability
  • Proposed Advisory Committee
  • Research Proposal
  • Statement of Supervisor Support
  • Letters of Recommendation: 3
  • The name of your preferred supervisor is required at time of application.

Application Deadlines

Canadian Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September January 15, 2018 Not Open Yet

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September December 1, 2017 Not Open Yet

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Pre-Master's

Students with undergraduate course deficiencies may be admitted to the Pre-Master's program to complete the background requirements.

Expected Duration

  • 1 year

Program Fees

Application Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree. Contact the Department for further information.
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2
  • Paid/Volunteer Work History
  • Area of Specialization Statement

Completed within online application form (i.e., not as an upload)

Application Deadlines

Canadian Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September January 15, 2018 Not Open Yet

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Fall 2018 September December 1, 2017 Not Open Yet

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Notes

*Students should complete and submit their online application with supporting documentation (if applicable) by the date indicated.

The name of your preferred supervisor is required at time of application.

 


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