Graduate Programs

Apply: Social Work

Admissions Requirements

Prerequisite Coursework (must be completed with a grade of C or better by the start of fall term classes):

  • 12 credits in social/behavioral sciences (which can include psychology, sociology, anthropology, political science, economics, and other social sciences), and
  • 12 credits distributed across 3 categories of mathematics and statistics, physical and natural sciences, and humanities (which can include fine arts, archeology, history, gender studies, religious studies, philosophy, communication, literature, or interdisciplinary studies, English, foreign languages, etc.)

1. Register & apply: Register (create an account) and complete your application online, which includes submitting a resume, professional statement, and two letters of recommendation as detailed below.

Professional Statement
Letters of Recommendation

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2. Request official transcripts from each college you attended.


Application Deadlines

Nazareth College campus, Rochester, NY

  • March 31 (May Admission):
    • 36-credit Advanced Standing full-time program
  • June 30 (August Admission): 
    • 36-credit Advanced Standing part-time program
    • 60-credit full-time program
    • 60-credit part time program

Jefferson CC Higher Education Center, Watertown, NY

  • June 30 (August Admission): 
    • 36-credit Advanced Standing part-time program 
    • 60-credit part-time program 

Cayuga CC University Center, Auburn, NY

  • Not currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023 academic year

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