Graduate School of Social Work University of Denver

Graduate School of Social Work University of Denver

Denver, CO
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
88%
12%
student ratio
509
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
74%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social Work With Latinos/As Certificate
    • Animal-Assisted Social Work Certificate
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Social Work Master of Social Work (MSW)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 264
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 160
    • * 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 Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

74% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 829
    • Accepted 619
    • Acceptance Rate 74
    • Enrolled 312
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degrees20 undergraduate semester hours in the arts and humanities, social/behavioral sciences, and biological sciences
    • Doctoral's Degreesmaster's degree in social work or in one of the social sciences with substantial professional experience in the social work field; two years of post-master's practice experience (preferred)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 587 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

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

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students509
    • Female Percentage88%
    • Male Percentage12%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students509
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian82%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty135
    • Full-time Percentage25%
    • Part-time Percentage75%
    • Female Percentage80%
    • Male Percentage20%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchChild welfare, adolescent development, mental health, international development, gerontology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$4,200,000

Location & Contact

Graduate School of Social Work

University of Denver

2148 South High Street
Denver, CO 80208
United States

Dr. James Williams

Dean

Phone: 303-871-2203
Email: james.herbert@du.edu

Colin Schneider

Director of Enrollment Management

Phone: 303-871-3634
Fax: 303-871-2845
Email: gssw-admission@du.edu


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