To be eligible for the CSSW Doctoral Program, an applicant must have:

  • A master’s degree in social work (required for the Advanced Practice track) or a related discipline.
  • Excellent undergraduate and graduate academic records.
  • Demonstrated competence to undertake independent research.
  • Satisfactory scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
  • For those applying to the Advanced Practice method, a minimum of two years of post-Masters direct practice experience is strongly preferred.