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School of Social Work, Master of Social Work Informational Session

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Thank you for your interest in the Wayne State University, Master of Social Work Program!!!   For Further information on the MSW program, please call the school's Office of Admissions and Student Services, toll-free at 1-866-WSU-SWRK (978-7975).

Welcome Days - MSW Informational Meeting

Aug 6, 2014 at 10:00 am
Welcome Days – M.S.W. Informational Meeting Meeting held at the University Center Macomb, 44575 Garfield Rd., Clinton Twp., MI 48038 We strongly encourage all prospective students to attend an informational meeting.  At the meetings, we cover in detail about the M.S.W. program, careers, concentrations, application process, curriculum, tuition cost, and much more….  Students who have a bachelor of social work from a CSWE accredited program are eligible to apply for the Advanced Standing Program.  This is a 38 credit hour program.  We only admit for the summer semester with a priority date of October 1st.   Students who have a bachelor in another discipline besides social work are eligible to apply for our core program.  This is a 60 credit hour program.  We only admit for the fall semester with a priority application date of October 1st.   All applicants are encouraged to submit applications as soon as possible as admissions will close once program capacity has been reached. Applications may be submitted up to one year prior to the start of the beginning semester of the selected program. 

Welcome Days - MSW Informational Meeting

Aug 14, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Welcome Days – M.S.W. Informational Meeting Meeting held in room 150 Thompson Home, 4756 Cass, Detroit MI, Main Campus. We strongly encourage all prospective students to attend an informational meeting.  At the meetings, we cover in detail about the M.S.W. program, careers, concentrations, application process, curriculum, tuition cost, and much more….  Students who have a bachelor of social work from a CSWE accredited program are eligible to apply for the Advanced Standing Program.  This is a 38 credit hour program.  We only admit for the summer semester with a priority date of October 1st.   Students who have a bachelor in another discipline besides social work are eligible to apply for our core program.  This is a 60 credit hour program.  We only admit for the fall semester with a priority application date of October 1st.   All applicants are encouraged to submit applications as soon as possible as admissions will close once program capacity has been reached. Applications may be submitted up to one year prior to the start of the beginning semester of the selected program. 

Welcome Days - MSW Informational Meeting

Aug 29, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Welcome Days – M.S.W. Informational Meeting Meeting held in room 150 Thompson Home, 4756 Cass, Detroit MI, Main Campus. We strongly encourage all prospective students to attend an informational meeting.  At the meetings, we cover in detail about the M.S.W. program, careers, concentrations, application process, curriculum, tuition cost, and much more….  Students who have a bachelor of social work from a CSWE accredited program are eligible to apply for the Advanced Standing Program.  This is a 38 credit hour program.  We only admit for the summer semester with a priority date of October 1st.   Students who have a bachelor in another discipline besides social work are eligible to apply for our core program.  This is a 60 credit hour program.  We only admit for the fall semester with a priority application date of October 1st.   All applicants are encouraged to submit applications as soon as possible as admissions will close once program capacity has been reached. Applications may be submitted up to one year prior to the start of the beginning semester of the selected program. 

Get on the bus: Arts, Music, Community and Ethics - Working with Youth (5CEUs) [WSU SSW CE in partnership with Linda Yellin, LMSW Feet On The Street Tours]

Oct 17, 2014 at 10:00 am
Register Online During this guided bus tour through Detroit, participants will explore alternative methods of working with youth through experiential learning. Participants will gain first-hand knowledge about Hip Hop in order to enhance understanding of music and the influence on young people. At the Cultural Garage participants will examine the impact of cultural identity upon youth in Southwest Detroit; this includes ways to engage families in addressing this issue.  Ethical considerations will also be discussed to facilitate understanding of these new and exciting methods of engagement. Includes one hour of ethics. 5 CEU, includes lunch, bus transportation, all learning materials Free parking at the Oakland Center or for those meeting in Detroit park in the lot just south of the Thompson Home, vouchers will be provided to cover your cost.   www.feetonthestreettours.com www.duranproductions.com/garagecultural http://5egallery.org/ Agenda: 9-9:15am  meet and register at WSU Oakland Center,  33737 W 12 Mile RdFarmington Hills, MI. 48331   9:30am bus leaves   OR  for those  meeting directly in Detroit,  arrive 9:45am to register at WSU School of Social Work, Thompson Home 4756 Cass Ave. Detroit, MI. 48202   10am Introductions  Linda Yellin, L.M.S.W. and Lauree Emery, Ph.D., L.M.S.W. 10:15am-11:15am  Shirley Thomas Ph.D., L.M.S.W. - Alternative methods of working with Youth and families, group discussion, ethical issues  (includes one hour of ethics) 11:30am- 12:30pm visit 5-E gallery and Hip Hop studio across the street from the Thompson Home, tour and presentation by DJ Sicari Ware about the culture, music and messages of hip hop to better engage with youth 12:30pm-1:00pm  Linda Yellin narrates  bus tour of Cass Corridor and Southwest Detroit en route to Cultural Garage   1:00pm- 2:30pm  Lunch at Cultural Garage, tour, presentation and experiential learning by Ismael Duran "use of music and art when working with youth and families" 2:45pm- 3:45pm  Bus Tour of  TAP  (the Alley project) and Lincoln Street Art Park, Linda Yellin 4:00pm drop off at Thompson Home, Detroit 4:30pm  drop off at Oakland Center, Farmington Hills Instructors: Shirley Thomas Ph.D., L.M.S.W., Linda Yellin, L.M.S.W., DJ Sicari Ware (5-E Gallery) and Ismael Duran (Cultural Garage)