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Advanced Generalist Practice & Programming (AGPP) Master of Science

Columbia University in the City of New York

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CSSW joins rigorous academic theory with real-world practice to enhance the welfare of citizens and communities in NYC, the nation, and around the world!


School of Social Work Office of Admissions
1255 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY, 10027, United States

What We Offer

Summary

The School’s educational goals are to prepare students for entry into advanced social work practice through study of direct practice with individuals, families and groups; organizations and communities; and concentrated advanced study in a social work practice method and a particular field of practice or substantive area.


Academic Fields

Clinical/Medical Social Work.
Public Policy Analysis, General.

Degrees

Master's, MSW, Master of Science in Social Work


Formats

Part Time, Full Time, Online or Distance, On-Campus

Keywords

mental health counselor, job placement adviser, school counselor, community organizer, outreach coordinator, foster care associate, health policy analyst, housing project manager, rehabilitation.

Contacts

Erica Silbiger

Erica Silbiger
es3166@columbia.edu

David Stephens

David Stephens
Acting Director of Admissions
ds3790@columbia.edu
cssw-admit@columbia.edu
2128512400

Karma Lowe

Karma Lowe
knl3@columbia.edu

Who We're Looking For

Summary

To be eligible for admission to the M.S. program, an applicant must have:
-A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university;
-60 credits in the liberal arts, of which at least nine must be in the social sciences;
-An academic record reflecting the ability to do graduate work at least at a B level;
-A serious commitment to the profession of social work and the capacity for professional self-awareness, often demonstrated by internships and life experiences. Application Checklist
-Complete application form: 100% can be completed online.
-Pay application fee: US$75.
-Submit a standard resume.
-Compose three essays: Applicants are required to submit three essays in response to program specific questions.
-Acquire three letters of reference.
-Request and submit academic transcript(s).
-Schedule a Skype interview (Online Campus & International Applicants).

View MSW Application Requirements here: http://swadmissions.columbia.edu/applying-to-cssw/


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