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Social Work

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Bachelor On Campus
48 months
Duration
30594 USD/year
29704 USD/year
12254 USD/year
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About

The purpose of undergraduate Social Sork education at the School of Social Work at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign is to provide a comprehensive educational experience for students that is grounded in a liberal arts tradition and prepares graduates for excellence in the areas of social work practice, policy, social engagement and leadership.

Overview

Program Overview

Upon degree completion, Social Work graduates from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign will be prepared for entry into generalist social work practice, advanced standing in graduate social work education, and a multitude of career opportunities. These can include careers in communications, corrections, education, government, healthcare, human resources, law, non-profit organizations, religious studies, and public service. Obtaining an undergraduate degree in Social Work gives students the opportunity to pursue a License of Social Work (LSW).  A BSW degree also makes students eligible to pursue Advanced Standing status in many masters of Social Work (MSW) programs.  The advanced standing status enables BSW graduates to receive an MSW in only one year.

The focus of undergraduate curriculum delivery is through a student-centered strengths-based educational model that fosters student understanding by providing a challenging, yet supportive environment of high expectations that encourage the development of well-informed and engaged citizens.

The social work major prepares practitioners for generalist social work practice with individuals, groups, families and communities. The curriculum requires a minimum of 120 hours for graduation. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • SOCW Orientation Seminar
  • Undergraduate Open Seminar
  • Introduction to Social Work
  • Intro Stat for Social Work
  • Death & Dying

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3.17

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

National

  • High school transcript
  • Test score results (ACT, SAT)
  • Application fee (Domestic $50 ; International $75)
International
  • To be considered for admission, you must complete a program of study that qualifies you for admission to selective universities in your own country. Freshman applicants must report their academic credentials when they apply.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30594 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30594 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    29704 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29704 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12254 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12254 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

LAS International Rate: $32,094

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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