Jan 26, 2022  
2021-22 Graduate Bulletin 
    
2021-22 Graduate Bulletin

Social Work, DSW


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The Doctorate of Social Work builds upon the knowledge base of the social work profession as well as its values and principles. It also draws upon the theoretical and empirical foundation from related disciplines. Particular instruction focuses on assessment and application of social work perspectives, behavioral and social science theories, research methods, social work education, critical analysis, and assessment of social problems, social welfare policy, and knowledge development in a substantive research area of interest.

Independent Study/Special Topics Option


Six hours as advised.

Capstone Requirement


Students identify a specific topic or area of study in consultation with their advisor and then engage in a review of the literature about the topic.  To be completed in the final semester of the program.

Total hours: 54


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