• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

Students pursuing a degree in social work can help make an impact in the local community.

As a graduate, you’ll be prepared for professional practice as a generalist social worker—and ready to pursue an advanced degree.

Careers

The Social Work program at Wichita State University opens doors to high-demand careers in a wide range of settings, from mental health clinics and schools to community development corporations and hospitals.

Accreditation

The program is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sexual Assault Issues
  • Women and Compassion Fatigue
  • Introduction to Domestic Violence
  • Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare
  • Policy: Understanding Social Welfare Policy
  • Techniques and Skills in Generalistic Practice

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    72

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    530

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Certification of Financial Support 
  • Bank Statement or Financial Documents 
  • Official transcripts (front and back of transcript) from all high schools, universities, colleges, or institutes you attended. 
  • Copy of your passport name page

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14800 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14800 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Estimated cost per academic year.

Living costs for Wichita

  • 878 - 1420 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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