Program Information

School: Trent University – Durham GTA
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Social Work
Description: A career in the field of social work is both challenging and rewarding. Social workers are essential to the health and well-being of our society, providing communities, families and individuals the necessary supports and services to meet basic human needs, all while working towards creating the conditions necessary for social change and equality. Through this program’s interdisciplinary curriculum grounded in social justice, human rights, and cultural humility, you will develop a strong foundation of clinical knowledge, critical thinking skills, and social responsibility. If you apply and succeed in entering our competitive professional years in years 3 and 4, you will have the opportunity to focus exclusively on social work theory and practice.

URL: Social Work (B.S.W.) at Trent University – Durham GTA
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Cost is per credit.

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

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants are required to have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), a minimum of six Grade 12 4U or 4M courses, including program specific prerequisites, a minimum 70% overall final average, and ENG 4U with a minimum of 60%.