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The School of Social Work offers both undergraduate and graduate programs:

  • Bachelor of Social Work
    The Bachelor of Social Work degree is designed to develop a broad range of diverse skills and theoretical perspectives that may be used in a variety of job settings. It is accredited by the Canadian Association for Social Work Education.The program is available both on Dalhousieā€™s campus and via distance delivery. Our graduates are qualified to practice social work throughout Canada and elsewhere.
  • Master of Social Work
    The Master of Social Work is a five full-credit degree program. The curriculum is organized into core and elective courses. In addition, the School allows for students to complete a thesis or non-thesis based program. It provides students with advanced professional education leading to the development of specialized social work practice and leadership positions in the practice field.