PhD in Social Work


Join a PhD in Social Work program that prepares you for your dissertation right from the start.

Join a PhD in Social Work program that prepares you for your dissertation right from the start.

Next Start Dates

  • Course Based

    Courses with a set schedule

    February 27, 2023

Transfer Credits

Up to 20 Credits

1Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Social Workers, Job Outlook. Retrieved January 2021 using SOC Code 21-1020. National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions, do not guarantee actual job growth, and are subject to change.

2Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) Integrated Postsecondary Education Database (IPEDS). Based on the most recent year of completions survey data available, using all classifications of instructional programs (CIP) codes (retrieved January 2021). A doctoral research degree (Award Levels 17 and 19) is a PhD or other doctoral degree that requires advanced work beyond the master’s level, including the preparation and defense of a dissertation based on original research or the planning and execution of an original project demonstrating substantial artistic or scholarly achievement. Some examples of this type of degree may include EdD, DMA, DBA, DSc, DA, DM, or others, as designated by the awarding institution.