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School of Social Welfare The University of Kansas

  • Lawrence, KS
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 86%14%
    student ratio
  • 379
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • February 15
    fall application deadline
  • 80%
    acceptance rate
  • 3 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social Welfare Master of Social Work (MSW)
    • Social Work Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Juris Doctor/Master of Social Work (JD/MSW)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 164
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

80% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 297
    • Accepted 238
    • Acceptance Rate 80
    • Enrolled 177
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, social work related experience
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum B average in statistics
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL for Ph!D and MSW, IELTS for MSW

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students379
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students379
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Full-time Percentage83%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian70%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown9%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total FacultyNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Female Percentage-2147483548%
    • Male Percentage-2147483648%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPoverty, child welfare, children's mental health, aging and long-term care , families and connections
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Social Welfare

The University of Kansas

1545 Lilac Lane
Lawrence, KS 66045
United States

Mary Kondrat

Dean

Phone: 785-864-4720
Fax: 785-864-5277

Becky Hofer

Director of Admissions

Phone: 785-864-8956
Fax: 785-864-5277
Email: bhofer@ku.edu



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