Ph.D. Program in Social Work

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The Department of Social Work offers the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work. Students are accepted in the spring of each year for admission in the following fall semester.

Between three and six students are accepted in each class. In order to be eligible for full consideration for admission and financial support, students should submit all application materials by January 2nd. For more information on applying, financial aid, curriculum, faculty, and other topics, please click on the links to the left.

If you have additional questions after reviewing the information, please contact Professor Steve McMurtry, Doctoral Program Director, by email at mcmurtry@uwm.edu or by phone at 414-229-2249. Thanks for your interest.

Program Overview

Curriculum Overview