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The University of Tennessee

College of Social Work

Knoxville, TN

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Overview

The University of Tennessee / College of Social Work is located in Knoxville, TN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Social Work (DSW)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 195
Doctoral Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Applying

35
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.7
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.7

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

447
Total Graduate Students
31%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
68%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.34%
Black or African American 26.4%
White or Caucasian 67%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 0.89%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 2.24%

Gender

Male (12%)
Female (87%)

Faculty

29
Total faculty
Full-time - 29
Part-time - 0
Male (15)
Female (14)

Location & Contact

Address Knoxville, TN  37996
United States
Contact Dr. Karen Sowers
Phone: 865-974-1000

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