September 21, 2022
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The mission of the School of Social Work’s Doctor of Philosophy program is to prepare graduates to conduct interdisciplinary research and become exemplary social work scholars and educators.
The School is ranked 16th in the nation by U.S.News & World Report and our financial aid and stipend packages make us a "first choice" among many PhD applicants. Discover Our PhD Program.
Fall 2018 Application Deadline: January 15, 2018
[We require an MSW or equivalent degree for admission to the social work PhD program]
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UM SSW Convocation Information For 2015 May (Spring) and July (Summer) Graduates
(December 2014 graduates are also eligible to take part and be honored)
When: Friday, May 15, 2015
Where: Patricia and Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric - 140 W. Mt. Royal Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201
Time: 9 AM -- Doors to the Lyric open at 8 AM. Tickets are limited to 4 per graduate as space is limited.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore's Commencement ceremony begins at the Royal Farms Arena at 2 p.m. the same day. There is no limit to the number of family members and friends that can attend the afternoon event.
Are you ready to Bloom in your Social Work career? Check out our continuing education opportunities at the School by viewing our calendar: https://umbssw.ce21.com/calendar
In October, the SSW's Kathryn Collins was presented the Distinguished Recent Contributions to Social Work Education Award by the Council on Social Work Education.
Dr. Michael Reisch, Daniel Thursz Distinguished Professor of Social Justice, gave the keynote presentation on Tuesday, October 10, at an event kicking off the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work's 100th anniversary year. Dr. Reisch's topic was "Social Work and Social Justice: Past, Present, and Future." Anyone interested in receiving a copy of his remarks should email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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