Wayne State University

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Informational Meetings

Potential applicants are strongly encouraged to attend one of these sessions prior to applying. At the meeting, we will cover in detail the Doctoral Social Work Program, careers, concentrations, application process, curriculum, and so much more…  

Upcoming Session: 

Joint PhD and MSW Information Session: Monday May 1, 2017 at the Windsor Riverside Branch in Canada (6305 Wyandotte St E, Windsor, ON N8S 4S5, Canada). Parking is free and the event will run from 4 to 7 pm:

  • 4-5 pm : Open House (flyers available, small group discussions)
  • 5-6 pm: MSW program presentation
  • 6-7 pm: PhD program presentation

The PhD discussion will include exciting new program development on the following degrees and certificates:

Ph.D. in Social Work Concentrations: Policy and Practice or Clinical Scholarship

Dual Title Ph.D. Degrees:

  • Social Work and Gerontology

  • Social Work and Infant Mental Health

NEW! Ph.D. in Social Work and Anthropology (SWAN)

Certificate Programs:

  • Graduate Certificate in Clinical Social Work 

  • Graduate Certificate in Social Work Research and Evaluation


Application Deadline: December 18th

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