Minimum requirements for consideration for admission to the Master of Social Work program are:
❖ A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university
❖ A minimum of 60 credits in the area of liberal arts
❖ A minimum 3.0 GPA on the last 60 credits of the bachelor’s degree
❖ Students with GPA of 2.5 or below must take the GRE or MAT examination and it is recommended
for GPA’s below 3.0.
Students are strongly encouraged to submit a *complete application for the appropriate program, term and year in advance of the application deadlines below for best consideration:
|Nov 7 (Extended)||Mar 15|
|Foundation Shady Grove||Same as Foundation Baltimore
|Advanced Standing Baltimore||
|Nov 7 (Extended)||Feb 1|
|Advanced Standing Shady Grove||Same as Advanced Standing Baltimore||
|Nov 7 (Extended)||
*Complete applications include a submitted online application ($65 fee required), uploaded all required references and transcripts, and any other documentation required of that specific applicant (i.e. W.E.S. evaluation, TOEFL, Criminal Conviction, etc.).
December graduates are only eligible for Fall.
Undergraduates who do not complete their degree by May 31st are NOT eligible for Fall.
Applicants must already have their undergraduate degree to be eligible for the Spring term.
BSW students beginning a block field placement in the Spring are NOT eligible for Fall.
Applicants may only submit one application for each admission cycle (spring/fall of upcoming year).