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The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Overview

The Graduate Center, City University of New York / Program in Social Welfare is located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Social Work (DSW)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 9
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
Project, qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

58
Applied
12
Accepted
9
Enrolled
21%

Applying

125
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Requirements MSW or equivalent, 3 years of post-master's work experience

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

66
Total Graduate Students
1%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
98%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 12.12%
Black or African American 28.79%
White or Caucasian 39%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.03%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.52%
Unknown 9.09%

Gender

Male (37%)
Female (62%)

Faculty

17
Total faculty
Full-time - 17
Part-time - 0
Male (10)
Female (7)

Location & Contact

Address 365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY  10016-4039
United States
Contact Dr. Harriet Goodman
Executive Officer
Phone: 212-452-7023
Fax: 212-452-7440