Program Information

School: Vancouver Island University
Faculty: Health
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Social Work
Description: The purpose of the Bachelor of Social Work degree program at Vancouver Island University is to provide social work education that addresses local, national and global needs.

The goals of the program are to promote the capacity of individuals and communities; to address social issues emanating from the absence of equality; and to promote social justice by producing graduates who demonstrate capability in the areas of clinical intervention, research and community development. The Bachelor of Social Work program at Vancouver Island University will accept students into Year 3 of the program and will be delivered through distance education.

URL: Social Work at Vancouver Island University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $17,419
Careers: Social Workers,Community and Social Service Workers,Rehabilitation Teachers

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:

    Applicants must submit a Personal Profile including the applicant’s reasons for pursuing a social work degree that includes personal suitability for the profession of Social Work as well as personal strengths and challenges; evidence of 100 hours work experience (paid and/or volunteer) in a community and/or clinical setting. An interview may be required.