54
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Chicago / Doctoral Program is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts/Doctor of Philosophy (AM/PhD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 7

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

62
Applied
11
Accepted
7
Enrolled
18%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Prior master's degree in social work; 4 letters of recommendation; transcripts; curriculum vitae or resume; writing sample
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 104
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

54
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.56%
Black or African American 20.37%
White or Caucasian 40%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 11.11%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 3.7%

Gender

Male (35%)
Female (64%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Health administration, youth violence prevention, family well-being, social policy, crime, college success, urban education
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 969 East 60th Street
Chicago, IL  60637
United States
Contact Dr. Deborah Gorman-Smith
Interim Dean/Professor
Email: admissions@ssa.uchicago.edu
Phone: 773-702-1250