The Jane Addams College of Social Work at the University of Illinois at Chicago offers work leading to the Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work. The college cosponsors the Interdepartmental Graduate Concentration in Violence Studies with the Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
- Research Methods in Social Work
- Qualitative Methods in Social Work Research
- Analysis of Social Work Practice Approaches
- Social Welfare Policy Analysis and Development
- Social Statistics and Data Analysis
- Dissertation Proseminar in Social Work
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
96 from the baccalaureate.
DisciplinesSocial Work View 29 other PhDs in Social Work in United States
- Applicants are considered on an individual basis. Transcripts from all colleges attended must be submitted.
- Master’s degree required. Most applicants have a Master of Social Work degree; applicants with advanced training in other human service professions or in related social sciences are also eligible for consideration. Applicants must have satisfactorily passed a course in college-level statistics.
- Tests Required GRE.
- Three letters of recommendation required.
- Personal Statement Required.
International7227 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7227 USD per year during 24 months.
7,227 - 17,714 USD
Living costs for Chicago
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