Academic Programs

Ph.D. Program

Since its inception in 1950, the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program has produced many influential leaders in social work and social welfare….

Continuing Education

CSSW’s continuing education programs and workshops are designed for social workers and others who work in caring professions….

News & Announcements


Two faculty members at the Columbia School of Social Work—Drs. André Ivanoff and Barbara Simon—have been promoted to the rank of Full Professor. Dr. André Ivanoff is a pioneer of Dialectical Behavior Therapy and an expert on mental health in

July 28, 2017 / 0 Comment
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by Nick Ogutu (MSW’17) Human Rights Activist The United Nations General Assembly, through resolution 68/237, proclaimed 2015 to 2024 to be “the International Decade for the People of African Descent” (UN, 201I). This followed the Durban Declaration and Programme of

June 6, 2017 / 4 Comments