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Apply to the Master of Social Work Program

Please thoroughly review all information on the application process.

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Application Process

  1. Apply online to the university. 
  2. Set up your email account upon receiving an email from Graduate Studies.
  3. Take the GRE.
  4. Complete the Division of Social Work MSW Application [no live link].

Please review the Application Instructions for more details.

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Requirements

  • Academic Requirement: A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and have at least a 2.80 GPA in the last 60 semester units or 90 quarter units of coursework.
  • A copy of the Score Report from the Revised General GRE.
  • Human Biology Requirement: Passed an acceptable course with human Biology content with a grade of "C" or better. Review some sample courses.
  • Statistics Requirement: Passed an acceptable course in statistics with a grade of ''C'' or better. Review some sample courses.

Please review the program requirements and frequently asked questions for more details.

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Program Requirements

MSW Field Admission Criteria

 

MSW Program Information Sessions

Day Date Time

Location
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Monday September 9 6:30PM - 8:30PM

University Union

Redwood Room, 1st Floor

Monday October 14 6:30PM - 8:30PM

University Union

Redwood Room, 1st Floor

Thursday November 14 6:30PM - 8:30PM

University Union

Pacific Suite, 3rd Floor

Thursday December 5 6:30PM - 8:30PM

University Union

Pacific Suite, 3rd Floor