Social Work graduate programs info

Melissa C.F. Becker, MSW, has researched about 30 different programs that offer Master's degrees in Social Work for the University of Washington's School of Social Work Curriculum Action Team, under the supervision of Dr. Ed Scanlon, Ph.D. This web page (http://www.fullerbecker.com/socialwork/mswprograms/) is where the information produced will be posted for access by the team and other interested members of the community.

Here is a summary of different programs' foundation research requirements.

Here is a summary of different programs' foundation policy courses.

Here is a summary of different programs' foundation practice sequences.

This is a collection of HBSE (Human Behavior in the Social Environment) course descriptions.

The following list has links to the program summaries written by Melissa for each school, and also to each school's own website.

Boston University program summary - school website
Brunel University program summary - school website
Case Western Reserve University program summary - school website
Columbia University program summary - school website
Eastern Washington University program summary - school website
Fordham University program summary - school website
Gallaudet University program summary - school website
George Warren Brown program summary - school website
Georgia State University program summary - school website
Howard program summary - school website
Hunter College program summary - school website
McGill University program summary - school website
New Mexico State University program summary - school website
Our Lady of the Lake University program summary - school website
Portland State University program summary - school website
Smith College School for Social Work program summary - school website
Temple University program summary - school website
UC Berkeley program summary - school website
UCLA program summary - school website
University of British Columbia program summary - school website
University of Chicago program summary - school website
University of Georgia program summary - school website
University of Michigan program summary - school website
University of Minnesota-Duluth program summary - school website
University of North Carolina program summary - school website
University of Oxford (UK) program summary - school website
University of Pennsylvania program summary - school website
University of Pittsburgh program summary - school website
University of Southern California program summary - school website
University of Texas-Austin program summary - school website
University of Toronto (Canada) program summary - school website
University of Utah program summary - school website
University of Wisconsin-Madison program summary - school website
Virginia Commonwealth University program summary - school website
Wayne State University program summary - school website

Other useful links include:

SWAN listing of Schools of Social Work - http://www.sc.edu/swan/univ.html

The Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) - http://www.cswe.org/

You can also download each of these program descriptions as Microsoft Word files here.


You can send Melissa email at socialwork@fullerbecker.com

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This page posted Ocotober 15, 2000