1,116
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Columbia University / Columbia School of Social Work is located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Science (MBA/MS)
Master of Public Administration/Master of Science (MPA/MS)
Master of Public Health/Master of Science (MPH/MS)
Master of Science/Master of Science in Education (MS/MS Ed)
Master of Science/Master of Divinity (MS/M Div)
Master of Science/Master of Arts (MS/MA)
Juris Doctor/Master of Science (JD/MS)
Master of Science/Master of Science (MS/MS)
Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) Social enterprise administration
Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) Advanced clinical practice
Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) Policy practice
Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) Advanced generalist practice and programming

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 454
Doctoral Degrees 2
Other Advanced Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,683
Applied

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st No
Spring deadline October 15th October 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

1116
Total Graduate Students
11%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
88%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 14.61%
Black or African American 11.02%
White or Caucasian 49%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.09%
Asian 9.68%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.18%
Two or more races 3.14%
Unknown 1.34%

Gender

Male (13%)
Female (86%)

Faculty

156
Total faculty
Full-time (40)
Part-time (116)
Male (40)
Female (116)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Addiction; HIV; gender-based violence and migration in the U.S. and globally; low-income children and families in NYC, the U.S. and other developed countries; dialectical behavior therapy (DBT); bereavement and complicated grief and trauma; responsible fatherhood; social determinants of health and mental health care; racism and health disparities; community violence and social media
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1255 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY  10027
United States
Contact Mr. Michael Lovaglio
Assistant Dean, Enrollment and Student Services
Email: ml3992@columbia.edu
Phone: 212-851-2359