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Doctorate in Social Work

Apply to the DSW program today

The DSW program’s 2016-2017 admissions cycle is open from April 1 through May 31, 2016 for both New Orleans and Biloxi.

All applicants must submit a completed application packet to krshiv@tulane.edu. Details on our Admissions Page.

Considering applying?

Review the DSW admissions requirements and read our Frequently Asked Questions.

FAQ: What does it cost to get into DSW?

The cost of obtaining your DSW will vary depending on the type of program you attend (online or in-person), number of credits required for graduation, fees charged by the university, and other factors. DSW tuition rates vary widely, with the average program costing approximately $70,000 for a three-year course of study.

Who is DSW suited for?

Tulane University offers one of the most affordable DSW programs in the country, with a total cost over three years of study is $51,800 (for AY2015-2016).

The Tulane University Doctorate in Social Work is ideally suited for social work professionals seeking rigorous training in advanced practice, professional leadership, and applied research. It is the only program of its kind in the Gulf South, and one of only a small number of DSW programs nationwide. With its intensive, accelerated curriculum and experiential learning model, students can satisfy all degree requirements in three years, without career disruption. The DSW program operates at Tulane University's New Orleans and Gulf Coast (Biloxi, MS) campuses.

Considering applying?

Review the DSW admissions requirements and read our Frequently Asked Questions.