Memorial University of Newfoundland - School of Graduate Studies

Social Work

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Program Information

School:Memorial University of Newfoundland - School of Graduate Studies
Faculty:School of Social Work
Field of Study:Social Work
Description:Memorial offers the MSW degree with a specialization in advanced clinical practice. Both thesis and course route options are available. The MSW program is offered on a part-time basis (6 or 9 semesters over 2 or 3 academic years) and a full-time basis (3 consecutive semesters over 1 academic year.) MSW degree course route requirements consist of seven courses, a field internship, a research internship, and a colloquium. The thesis route consists of six courses, a field internship, and a thesis embodying original research. All students are required to attend 3 residential institute courses over 7–10 days. For detailed, current information, please refer to the MSW program website at
URL:Social Work at Memorial University of Newfoundland - School of Graduate Studies
Length:1 Year(s)
Careers:Managers in Social, Community and Correctional ServicesSocial WorkersCommunity and Social Service Workers

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Bachelor's degree (second class) in Social Work and two years post-bachelor's experience.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 12, 2014