Kansas Graduate Education Schools & Programs
Kansas Graduate Education Schools with Master's & PhD Degree Programs
University of Kansas Graduate Social Work Degree Programs
US News and World Reports ranked the University of Kansas the 18th best school in the country for social work graduate programs. Located in Lawrence, Kansas, the school provides both MSW and PhD studies in Social Work.
Ph.D. in Social Work
Graduates wishing to pursue careers in research or higher education with a focus in social welfare are ideal candidates for the PhD program. Core curriculum and advanced curriculum all leads the student to a career, which supports both national and international innovation in social welfare through education, policy analysis, and researching the effects of social policies and practices on a diverse population.
Masters' in Social Work
The MSW program at Kansas University provides qualifying graduate students with two options for concentrations. These are clinical social work (with families, individuals, and groups,) or social service administration. Core curriculum for both concentrations provides a generalist's view of social policies, human development, as well as ethical and cultural social concerns in social welfare. Advanced curriculums build on these concepts with a focus on the student's chosen concentration.
* Address: 1545 Lilac Lane Lawrence, KS 66044-3184
* Phone Number: (785) 864-8956
Newman University School of Social Work Graduate Programs
Located conveniently in Wichita, Kansas, Newman University is a Catholic university, which welcomes and respects other faiths. Founded in 1933, the school also supports satellite campuses in Eastern and Western Kansas, Colorado Springs, Tulsa, and Oklahoma City.
Master's in Social Work (MSW Degree)
Students who apply and are accepted to the MSW degree program at NU will find the degree program focuses on leadership skills to pursue direct family-oriented social work practice. Students study social systems theory, social work values, ethics, policies, services, research, and field practicum. Each course, from generalist studies to concentration studies, builds on the focus of family-oriented, family-first social work practice in a direct setting.
* Address: 3100 McCormick Avenue Wichita, KS 67213
* Phone Number: (316) 942-4291