Admissions & Aid
Thank You for Your Interest in NYU Silver!
Since 1960, NYU Silver School of Social Work has trained leaders in every field of social work practice. With our commitment to social justice, emphasis on research, and a rich history of training students for clinical practice, the School offers education for professional social workers at the undergraduate, master’s, post-master’s, and doctoral levels.
As you prepare to take the next step in your social work journey, the Admissions and Enrollment Services Office is here to facilitate your application to the degree program that meets your personal and professional goals.
Which Degree are you Seeking?
Bachelor of Science
Our BS in social work program provides a solid foundation in human relationships and an in-depth understanding of complex social problems that will equip you to effect individual, community, and societal change.
Master of Social Work
Our MSW program provides outstanding training in clinical social work practice. Our curriculum, which is infused with a global perspective and a focus on social and economic justice, emphasizes links between theory and practice, research and policy.
Doctorate in Clinical Social Work
Our DSW program prepares licensed social workers for leadership roles in academic and agency settings. This executive-style program is designed to enhance students’ clinical knowledge as it pertains to advances in theoretical and practice models, clinical research, and policies that directly impact practice.
Doctor of Philosophy
Our PhD program provides the rigorous methodological, conceptual, and statistical research training critical for careers as independent researchers, scholars, and educators. Graduates are competitively positioned to address contemporary global social welfare challenges at top-tier research-intensive institutions.
Attending NYU has been an amazing experience for me! The professors are exceptionally caring individuals, and my fellow students continuously amaze me with the depths of their care and compassion.
An Investment in Your Future
We understand that paying for a degree at a top-tier institution like NYU can be overwhelming; however, with assistance from our Scholarship and Financial Education Office, many students have found that an NYU Silver degree is well within their reach.
Learn More About Being a Student at NYU Silver
Visit us at one of our upcoming recruitment events or connect with representatives of our degree programs