Master of Social Work

New Mexico Highlands University

Las Vegas, New Mexico, USA
Master of Social Work
Duration2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The curriculum addresses the areas of research, policy, and practice knowledge and skills required of all practicing social workers
  • During the first year of the program, students are required to take a total of 31 credit hours of generalist social work practice courses
  • During the first year, students apply generalist social work knowledge in a field practicum setting under the supervision of a licensed social work professional
  • The social work courses, combined with field practicum, afford students the opportunity to apply classroom knowledge in working with individuals, families, groups and communities within a specific agency setting
  • During the second year, students take courses in an area of concentration
  • Following concentrations are available:-
    • Clinical Practice Concentration
    • Bilingual/Bicultural Clinical Concentration
    • Leadership and Administration Concentration
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1069377 INR
Hostel & Meals701786 INR
Campus Life Initiative Fee10986 INR
Residence Hall Association fee5859 INR
Total718631 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited United States institution or proof of equivalent training at an institution outside the United States
  • Grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in the student’s major or upper-division courses (junior and senior-level courses) and in any graduate work completed is required
  • Demonstrate a liberal arts education as part of the bachelor’s degree
ExamsTOEFL: 61

IELTS: 5.5

Additional info
  • Students may be admitted with less than a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Such students are admitted on provisional status with the requirement that the student must maintain a 3.0 GPA during the first semester (12 hours) of study
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