Program Information

School: Redeemer University College
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Social Work
Description: The Applied Social Sciences is a broad area of study that draws on the rich and intertwined histories and contributions of both sociology and social work. A Social Work major/minor at Redeemer emphasizes a belief in the dignity and worth of human beings and respect for individual differences. It includes an active study of social justice, anti-oppressive practice, and cultural pluralism. Next, you will explore bio-psycho-social-spiritual variables that affect individual development, examine the interactions among individuals and between individuals and social systems, and learn how to intervene to enhance the well being of people by shaping social policies, services, and resources.
URL: Applied Social Sciences – Social Work at Redeemer University College
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $16,792
International: $16,792

This cost estimate is for one year of the program and does not include ancillary fees. For more information regarding costs and fees, please visit: www.redeemer.ca/financial-aid.

Careers: Social Workers,Community and Social Service Workers,Rehabilitation Teachers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 65
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants from Ontario are required to have successfully completed Grade 12 U English, and five additional Grade 12 U or M level courses. To view admission requirements for other applicant types, please visit www.redeemer.ca/admissions/process-requirements.

Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 570] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

Applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English through one of the following: TOEFL test score of 600, IELTS test score of 7.0, or CAEL test score of 70. Students who have studied for the last three years in a school where English is the primary spoken/written language may be exempt from language requirements.