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Social Work, B.S.W.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #1121 (BCR) Fort Worth, TX, United States
Become a skilled, ethical social worker ready to help in a variety of settings and for clients with a wide range of problems with a degree in Social Work from Texas Christian University. Our caring faculty prime undergraduate students to create solutions to today's serious social problems or continue their studies in graduate-level programs. 
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Overview

On the Social Work program at Texas Christian University, we'll provide you with a deeper understanding of the world, a higher capacity for critical thought and a powerful combination of knowledge, skills and values.Our graduate program will empower you to use advanced skills and leadership in assessing, planning, intervening and evaluating across system levels and communities to make a real difference in people’s lives.

Career Prospects

Here, learning isn’t limited to the classroom. Our undergraduate and graduate programs put your skills to use by providing services, coordinating events and experiencing meaningful research first-hand. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    124 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Welfare Policy
  • Diversity and Social Justice
  • Animal Assisted Therapy and Social Work
  • Social Welfare Policies and Services
  • Trauma-Informed Social Work Practice
  • Applied Evaluation Research

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    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.

General Requirements

  • Application
  • Application Fee
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Essay
  • Counselor Evaluation/Recommendation
  • Teacher Evaluation/Recommendation
  • SAT or ACT Scores (optional)
  • English Proficiency (International Applicants Only)
  • Official College Transcripts
  • Early Decision Agreement (Early Decision Applicants Only)
  • Optional Application Materials

Tuition Fee

  • International

    51570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51570 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    51570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51570 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Fort Worth

  • 1071 - 1680 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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