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Social Work, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Ogden, UT, United States
A social work degree prepares students for a fulfilling career making differences in people’s lives and in communities. This Social Work program at Weber State University is a good fit for students who want to help groups and people build healthy social environments.
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Overview

The Weber State University Social Work Club (WSUSW) gives you the opportunity, as a social work major, to engage with the local community through social service and scholarly projects. The club is open to all social work majors and meets throughout the year.

The Social Work program at Weber State University includes a fieldwork component, where you’ll spend 200 hours getting supervised, hands-on experience in an approved social service agency.

What You’ll Learn at Weber

In the social work program, you will develop skills to help individuals navigate complex relationships and complicated life events.

Through your coursework and hands-on learning, you will build a strong foundation in:

  • Social environments
  • Human behavior
  • Child and family welfare
  • Ethics in social work

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues in Diversity 
  • Human Behavior and the Social Environment
  • Child and Family Welfare 
  • Social Welfare & Gerontological Policy Development and Servic
  • Social Statistics 
  • Social Work Practice 
  • Interventions for Populations at Risk
  • Social Service Field Experience

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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

    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:

    500

    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

  • WSU Application
  • $65.00 Application Fee
  • Official School Records (Translated into English)
  • Confidential Financial Statement
  • Copy of Passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    14973 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14973 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    4990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4990 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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