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 Dalhousie’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.