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Online MSW Admission Requirements

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Degree and Minimum GPABachelor’s degree with a cumulative GPA of 3.0
TranscriptsTranscripts from all previous colleges or universities
Other Requirements2 Essay Questions about Social Justice
Essay 1: Submit an essay that addresses how your personal qualities, life experience, and professional and volunteer work have led you to the field of social work and prepared you to honor the UM MSW Mission Statement.
Essay 2: Submit an essay that analyzes a contemporary social issue that you consider relevant to the field of social work.

* Essays need to be at least 1 page in length, APA format and include a cover letter.

3 Letters of Recommendation (Professional or Academic)
Application Fee$70

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