Kent School of Social Work University of Louisville

Kent School of Social Work University of Louisville

Louisville, KY
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
84%
16%
student ratio
465
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 30
fall application deadline
63%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social Work Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [marriage and family]
      Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) [alcohol and drug counseling]
      Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) [gerontology]
      Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) [school social work]
    • Marriage And Family Therapy Post Master Certificate (PMC) [mental health]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 191
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

63% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 419
    • Accepted 264
    • Acceptance Rate 63
    • Enrolled 184
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 30th May 30th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 30th September 30th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE or minimum GPA of 2.75
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, interview, writing sample
    • 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 15
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students465
    • Female Percentage84%
    • Male Percentage16%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students465
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Full-time Percentage83%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American14%
    • White / Caucasian74%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty80
    • Full-time Percentage36%
    • Part-time Percentage64%
    • Female Percentage76%
    • Male Percentage24%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEquipping young children with skills, assisting abused or neglected children, helping juveniles with sexual behavioral problems, illuminating the contributions that men and women make to their families, managing chronic conditions, enhance trauma-informed services, address social and health issues of older adults, palliative and end-of-life care
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$4,780,247

Location & Contact

Kent School of Social Work

University of Louisville

2301 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40292-0001
United States

Dr. David Jenkins

Dean

Phone: 502-852-3944
Fax: 502-852-0422
Email: dajenk03@exchange.louisville.edu

Misty Kupka

Program Manager for Admissions and Recruitment

Phone: 502-852-0414
Fax: 502-852-0422
Email: misty.kupka@louisville.edu

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