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Summer MSW Program

Our summer MSW program is designed so you can study in NYC during the summer and complete your fieldwork in your community during the academic year.

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Credits

60
Credits
Earn your MSW in the summer without moving to NYC
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Costs

$1,085
Per credit
Scholarships and financial aid are available
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Class Size

10-12
Students
Get personalized attention in small class settings
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Location

NYC
Campus/Online
Choose between our on-campus and hybrid program
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The Wurzweiler School of Social Work's curriculum prepares you for a meaningful career through hands-on experience and coursework. Gain personalized attention from a faculty advisor, opportunities for client work and an education rooted in ethics and a profound respect for individual beliefs and social philosophy. Face-to-face, virtual classroom and hybrid, our summer programs allow you to have the best of both worlds. 

 

Summer Sessions Breakdown

Summer Block 1 (June 2 - July 22) : Ideal for professionals looking to spend the summers in NYC and their fall/spring semesters in their hometown. This is a seven-semester program that includes three summers as 8-week long sessions in-person with two fall and two spring semesters completing fieldwork within your place of residence anywhere in the world. As part of your MSW, a comprehensive background in social work, social welfare organization, cultural diversity and human behavior. 

Summer Block II (July 6 - August 12): Ideal for professionals looking for a hybrid style of learning, particularly those who are educators and school administrators. This is a seven-semester program that includes three summers broken down into 4-week long sessions in-person and an additional 2 weeks as asynchronous online. The additional two fall and two spring semesters will include fieldwork within your place of residence anywhere in the world. As part of your MSW, learn about coping mechanisms, behavioral disruption, emotional availability to learning and more. 

Bein Hazmanim Cohort Summer (July 11): The Bein Hazmanim cohort is a unique option for students in the rabbinical field who want to earn a social work degree. Strengthen your counseling skills in a program designed around the unique demands of your rabbinic schedule. Use your passion and strengthen your counseling skills to make an impact within and beyond your community and to the wider population.

 

Full Program Breakdown

The Wurzweiler School of Social Work's curriculum prepares you for a meaningful career through hands-on experience and coursework. Gain personalized attention from a faculty advisor, opportunities for client work and an education rooted in ethics and a profound respect for individual beliefs and social philosophy. Face-to-face, virtual classroom and hybrid, our summer programs allow you to have the best of both worlds. 

 

Summer Sessions Breakdown

Summer Block 1 (June 2 - July 22) : Ideal for professionals looking to spend the summers in NYC and their fall/spring semesters in their hometown. This is a seven-semester program that includes three summers as 8-week long sessions in-person with two fall and two spring semesters completing fieldwork within your place of residence anywhere in the world. As part of your MSW, a comprehensive background in social work, social welfare organization, cultural diversity and human behavior. 

Summer Block II (July 6 - August 12): Ideal for professionals looking for a hybrid style of learning, particularly those who are educators and school administrators. This is a seven-semester program that includes three summers broken down into 4-week long sessions in-person and an additional 2 weeks as asynchronous online. The additional two fall and two spring semesters will include fieldwork within your place of residence anywhere in the world. As part of your MSW, learn about coping mechanisms, behavioral disruption, emotional availability to learning and more. 

Bein Hazmanim Cohort Summer (July 11): The Bein Hazmanim cohort is a unique option for students in the rabbinical field who want to earn a social work degree. Strengthen your counseling skills in a program designed around the unique demands of your rabbinic schedule. Use your passion and strengthen your counseling skills to make an impact within and beyond your community and to the wider population.

 

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The Wurzweiler School of Social Work's curriculum prepares you for a meaningful career through hands-on experience and coursework. Gain personalized attention from a faculty advisor, opportunities for client work and an education rooted in ethics and a profound respect for individual beliefs and social philosophy. Face-to-face, virtual classroom and hybrid, our summer programs allow you to have the best of both worlds. 

 

Summer Block 1 (June 2 - July 22) : Ideal for professionals looking to spend the summers in NYC and their fall/spring semesters in their hometown. This is a seven-semester program that includes three summers as 8-week long sessions in-person with two fall and two spring semesters completing fieldwork within your place of residence anywhere in the world. As part of your MSW, a comprehensive background in social work, social welfare organization, cultural diversity and human behavior. 

Summer Block II (July 6 - August 12): Ideal for professionals looking for a hybrid style of learning, particularly those who are educators and school administrators. This is a seven-semester program that includes three summers broken down into 4-week long sessions in-person and an additional 2 weeks as asynchronous online. The additional two fall and two spring semesters will include fieldwork within your place of residence anywhere in the world. As part of your MSW, learn about coping mechanisms, behavioral disruption, emotional availability to learning and more. 

Bein Hazmanim Cohort Summer (July 11): The Bein Hazmanim cohort is a unique option for students in the rabbinical field who want to earn a social work degree. Strengthen your counseling skills in a program designed around the unique demands of your rabbinic schedule. Use your passion and strengthen your counseling skills to make an impact within and beyond your community and to the wider population.

 

Turn Your Passion Into a Career

Our alumni are clinicians, agency directors and managers, researchers, social work professors, administrators, deans and legislators. They are employed in every sector of social services — from neighborhood agencies to the federal government — and are committed to improving the lives of vulnerable populations throughout the world.

At a Glance

Summer Block I: June 2 – July 22
Eight weeks in NYC — all classes in person
Field work in your home town during the fall/spring
 

Summer Block II: July 6 – August 12
Four weeks in NYC — hybrid classes — in-person and online with with continued online work through August 12
Field work in your home town during the fall/spring in conjunction with additional online coursework.
 

Bein Hazmanim Cohort Summer: July 11
For more details and to register, please contact Jordan Silvestri at 347.941.4047 and jordan.silvestri@yu.edu.

Admissions

Visit our admissions webpage. You will find information on: upcoming deadlines and webinars, application requirements, and admissions points of contact. 

Sign up for an upcoming
MSW Information Session Webinar
 

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Summer Offerings

For Advanced Standing: Applicants with a bachelor of social work from a CSWE or CASWE-ACFTS school

Program Plans: Road Maps

Prospective Students

Admissions

Visit our admissions webpage. You will find information on: upcoming deadlines and webinars, application requirements, and admissions points of contact. 

Sign up for an upcoming
MSW Information Session Webinar
 

Offered Curriclum Layouts

Summer Offerings

For Advanced Standing: Applicants with a bachelor of social work from a CSWE or CASWE-ACFTS school

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