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-M.S.W. Informational Meetings
Potential applicants are strongly encouraged to attend one of these sessions prior to making application. At the meetings, we cover in detail about the M.S.W. program, careers, concentrations, application process, curriculum, tuition cost, and so much more. 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 term of the program. MSW - Pre-Candidate Master with Advanced Standing Status: Only students who hold a baccalaureate degree of Social Work from a CSWE accredited program are eligible to apply for this status. Program begins Summer Term. Applicants applying to the advanced standing program must have a B.S.W. degree that was awarded five years or less from their admission to the advanced standing program. Those with a B.S.W. degree older than five years may apply to the core program. All application materials must be submitted by the application deadline of March 1. MSW - Core/Regular Status: Only those who hold a baccalaureate degree in another discipline besides Social Work are eligible to apply for this status. Program begins Fall Term. All application materials must be submitted by the application deadline of April 1.
- School of Social Work Concentration Day
RSVP encouraged, but not required. Who Should Attend · All senior B.S.W. students who are applying for admission or have been admitted to the M.S.W. program · First-year full-time M.S.W. students preparing for the advanced year curriculum · Second-year part-time M.S.W. students preparing for the advanced year curriculum · All prospective students interested in the Wayne State University M.S.W. program and who want to learn more about the advanced year curriculum To learn about.... · The Wayne State University School of Social Work’s curriculum for the advanced year of the M.S.W. program so that students may choose a field of practice in which to concentrate their graduate studies. · The Interpersonal Practice (IP) Concentration and the Innovation in Community, Policy, and Leadership (I-CPL) Concentration, as faculty and students describe and discuss these areas of study. · The specializations within the IP Concentration: Cognitive/Behavioral, Family Systems, and Psychodynamic and the specializations within the I-CPL Concentration: Leadership, Community Building/Development and policy.