School of Social Work Adelphi University

School of Social Work Adelphi University

Garden City, NY
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
85%
15%
student ratio
627
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
68%
acceptance rate
2 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social Work Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Social Work (MSW)
    • Social Welfare Doctor of Social Work (DSW) [Social Work ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 268
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 4
    • * 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Field internships
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

68% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 597
    • Accepted 407
    • Acceptance Rate 68
    • Enrolled 240
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 1st November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0, paid or volunteer work experience, and 3 letters of recommendation, interview
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, MSW with minimum GPA of 3.3, 3 years of post-MSW work experience, and 3 letters of reference, 3 examples of professional writing
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships, tuition remission for employees

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students627
    • Female Percentage85%
    • Male Percentage15%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students627
    • Part-time Percentage38%
    • Full-time Percentage62%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino19%
    • Black / African American28%
    • White / Caucasian44%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty119
    • Full-time Percentage22%
    • Part-time Percentage78%
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchServices for rape victims, immigrant research methods, remarriage and step families, social health indicators
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Social Work

Adelphi University

One South Avenue PO Box 701
Garden City, NY 11530-0701
United States

Dr. Andrew Safyer

Dean

Phone: 516-877-4354
Email: asafyer@adelphi.edu

Ms. Kristen Capezza

Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management

Phone: 516-877-3021
Fax: 516-877-3039
Email: graduateadmissions@adelphi.edu


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