Bachelor On Campus

Social Work

Gallaudet University

48 months
24768 USD/year
16512 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Social Work from Gallaudet University has an excellent track record of alumni employment. If you have a natural desire to work with people and are concerned about social problems, you will gain the knowledge and professional experience to begin a satisfying career.


At Social Work from Gallaudet University you will take courses in biology, psychology, sociology, economics and American government as well as specialized courses in your major field. Two semester-long internships are also required. Our experienced faculty will work with you to obtain placements that support your specific goals.


Most Gallaudet social work majors move directly into a career, including positions in case management, children and youth services, community advocacy, domestic violence, substance abuse counseling and vocational rehabilitation counseling. For more career options, some pursue a Master of Social Work, either at Gallaudet or other universities.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Contemporary Families
  • Marriages and Families: Diversity and Change
  • Child, Family, and Community
  • Parent-Child Interactions
  • Gender and Society
  • Social Work Practice and AIDS
  • Adoptive Family Systems
  • LGBTQ+ Studies
  • Child Welfare
  • Alcohol and Drug Addictions: Intervention Strategies
  • LGBTQ+ Community and Mental Health Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Rolling admissions for national students until all spaces are filled.
  • International deadline for fall admission on July 1 is the priority deadline




120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit an online application
    • $50 application fee
    • An essay (the essay question can be found in the online application)
    • A letter of recommendation from an academic teacher who teaches core subjects such as English, mathematics, or social studies
    • Unofficial high school and college transcripts (if applicable)
    • ACT , SAT, or TOEFL scores (or alternative testing)
    • Audiogram
    • Certification of Finances form
    • Sponsor's Affidavit of Support form
    • F-1 Transfer Request form (if transferring from a college in the U.S.)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    24768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24768 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    16512 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16512 USD per year during 48 months.
  • International students (Developing countries): $24,768 per year
  • International students (Non-Developing countries): $33,024 per year

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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