Social Work
    Little Hall, Box 870314, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Social Work, MSW
Specialty Area(s) Offered: Social Work with Adults and their Families (AF), Social Work with Children, Adolescents and their Families (CAF)
Program Director(s): Dr. Sebrena Jackson - MSW, (205) 348-4726
Application Contact: Heather Sullivan, (205) 348-3928
Application Deadline: Fall: Apr. 1, Summer: Feb. 1, Spring: Sept. 1
Allow admission with permission to continue?    Yes    if GPA>2.5
Allow conditional language admission?   No  
Offer accelerated master’s program (AMP)?   No  

Admission Requirements
Item NameDescription
Application Fee
Please note that the graduate application fee is non-refundable.
Statement of Purpose
Statement of purpose for the intended graduate program. The statement of purpose is officially called the "Statement of Purpose with Diversity"
Resume / CVApplicant's resume. Resumes are to be included for scholarship consideration. (optional but recommended)
Letters of Recommendation
Three letters of recommendation.
Please upload an unofficial transcript for any institution of higher education at which you have completed 15 or more credit hours. International applicants: please make sure that your transcript includes a grading scheme. All others: please include a grading scheme if your university does not use a letter-based (e.g. A, A-, B) grading scheme.
The minimum GPA to be considered: 3 (for regular admission), 2.5 (for admission with permission to continue).
Graduate Entrance Exam Scores
Official GRE score (school code: 1830) or MAT score (school code: 1012). Waived if GPA >= 3.0
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
GRE: 300, MAT: 50th Percentile.
Test score is required if GPA is lower than 3.0.
English Proficiency Test
Official English proficiency test score from TOEFL, IELTS or PTE – required for applicants whose first language is not English, unless they have a U.S. degree earned within three years (of enrolling in their graduate program) or have studied in the U.S. for two years immediately prior to enrolling here.
The minimum score(s) to be considered for regular admission:
TOEFL: 79, IELTS: 6.5, PTE: 59.