PhD in Social Work

If you are passionate about community-engaged research, this is the right doctoral program for you. We prepare students to be social work scientists, educators, scholars and leaders in the field.

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Our doctoral students are passionate for community-engaged research and ready to be social work scientists, educators, scholars and leaders in the field.

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