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School of Social Welfare University of California, Berkeley

  • Berkeley, CA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 85%15%
    student ratio
  • 230
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • Rolling
    fall application deadline
  • Not Reported
    acceptance rate
  • 3 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social Work Master of Social Work/Doctor of Philosophy (MSW/PhD)
      Master of Social Work (MSW)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 93
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 13
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and qualifying exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 434
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled 96
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $70
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TWE required

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 availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students230
    • Female Percentage85%
    • Male Percentage15%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students230
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino14%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian48%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian12%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown20%

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 researchChild welfare, law and social welfare, minority mental health, social welfare policy analysis, health services
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Social Welfare

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA 94720-1500
United States

Prof. Lorraine Midanik

Dean

Phone: 510-642-4341
Email: swdean@berkeley.edu

Lupe Lopez

Administrative Assistant

Phone: 510-642-9042
Email: socwelf@berkeley.edu



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