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Spring 2024 MSW Application Deadline: November 1, 2023
Fall 2024 MSW Application Priority Deadline: January 8, 2024
Summer 2024 Advanced Standing MSW Application Deadline: January 8, 2024
Fall 2024 PhD Application Deadline: December 1, 2023

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Select one of our degree programs in social work and nursing at the USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work.

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Master of Social Work (MSW)

Apply to our Master of Social Work (MSW) program that prepares clinical social workers, with alumni equally successful in policy practice, advocacy and program administration.


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Doctor of Philosophy

Our PhD program is a leader in its field, helping students develop a portfolio of research and teaching that will prepare them for the challenges they face as the next generation of academics and researchers.




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Doctor of Social Work

Apply to the school's online Doctor of Social work (DSW) to help you with leadership or management positions and develop solutions to large-scale social problems.


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Master of Science in Nursing

Apply to our Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) to become family nurse practitioners (FNP). This online program prepares FNPs to address the physical, social and environmental factors that affect patient well-being.