School of Social Work Grand Valley State University

School of Social Work Grand Valley State University

Allendale, MI
location
Public
type
Small
setting
83%
17%
student ratio
370
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 1
fall application deadline
92%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social Work Master of Social Work (MSW)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 169
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

92% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 249
    • Accepted 230
    • Acceptance Rate 92
    • Enrolled 140
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline October 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Spring deadline March 15th Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students370
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students370
    • Part-time Percentage42%
    • Full-time Percentage58%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian78%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty41
    • Full-time Percentage41%
    • Part-time Percentage59%
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchDrug addiction, aging, management, effectiveness of therapy
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Social Work

Grand Valley State University

1 Campus Drive
Allendale, MI 49401-9403
United States

Dr. Gwendolyn Adam

Chair

Phone: 616-331-6561
Fax: 616-331-6550
Email: adamg@gvsu.edu

Joan Borst

Chair, Admissions

Phone: 616-331-6581
Email: borstj@gvsu.edu


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