In this video, Professor of Clinical Practice Paul Kline welcomes you to our school, and to a crossroads in your life where you may be considering social work as a profession. Hear from Professor Kline about our commitment at BC Social Work to train social workers to not only know what to do in daily practice, but also, to forge leaders who know how to see beyond barriers towards effecting change in the communities that surround us. Watch »
It is always a a good time to reflect on where we are in our lives, and where we would like to go. Members of the BCSSW Macro Social Work Student Group gathered to do just this, in a new workshop convened by Professors Tiziana Dearing and Margaret Lombe entitled "Remembering Your Why." Read more on the Blog »
Advanced Standing Program & Transfer Students
|2-Year, Full-Time Program and 3-Year, Part Time Program|
Early Application Deadline
December 1, 2018, for an early decision by February 15, 2019
January 15, 2019, for an admissions decision by March 15, 2019
March 1, 2019 for an admissions decision by April 30, 2019
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Two- and three-year program enrollment begins in September only. We begin reviewing completed applications in January for all programs.
Qualified candidates greatly outnumber the spaces available, so we recommend applying as early as possible. Our application instructions will help guide you through the process.
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Information Sessions are offered during the fall and winter on campus.
The school is proud to welcome students from all over the world. Recent incoming classes have included students from the Philippines, Uganda, Mexico, Ireland, Nepal, Nigeria, Japan, Laos, Poland, Sierra Leone, and Nigeria. Early application is encouraged in order to meet deadlines for visa processing, travel and housing arrangements, and University orientation.
For more information on applying as an international student, visit the International Applicants page.
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