MSW/PhD Combined Degree Requirements


Berkeley Social Welfare

Type

Phd programs

Location

North America

Berkeley

United States

Location

United States

Berkeley

Type

Phd programs


The Combined MSW/PhD Program is designed for applicants who wish to pursue a continuous program of study leading to the master's and doctoral degrees and who have a strong interest in and an exceptional capacity for research and scholarly work. In addition to the requirements for the PhD, combined program students complete the course work (with the exception of MSW research courses) and field placements in one of the specialized MSW program concentrations. A minimum of three years of full-time course work and at least one additional year to complete the dissertation are required.