Program Information

School: Medicine Hat College
Degree: Bachelor; University Transfer
Field of Study: Social Work
Description: Make a difference in the lives of others with a rewarding career in social work. Social workers help individuals, families, groups, and communities develop the skills and resources they need to enhance quality of life. In this program you will learn skills in behavioural sciences and humanities and gain an understanding of social work theory used in generalist social work practice. You can have a positive impact on the lives of others as a social worker.

You can begin your degree in social work at Medicine Hat College and then apply to transfer to either the University of Calgary, Faculty of Social Work; or the University of Regina, Faculty of Social Work. If you choose to transfer to the University of Calgary, you have the option of completing the Bachelor of Social Work Learning Circles program at the Medicine Hat College campus.

URL: Social Work at Medicine Hat College
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Cost is for the 2018-19 academic year and includes tuition and other fees for Year 1.

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

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 60

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 

Applicants are required to have Alberta High School courses or equivalents with a minimum 60% average in the required courses), ELA 30-1, Pure Math 30 or Math 30-1 or Math 30-2 or a 30-level second language, two additional 30-level academic subjects, and one Grade 12 5-credit subject (excluding Special Projects).

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