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Wurzweiler School of Social Work

years of educating
top-tier social workers
student to
teacher ratio
of students received a
school-based scholarship
(Fall 2022)

At Wurzweiler, we value flexibility. You can choose from a variety of nationally ranked social work graduate programs offered in different modalities. Learn new skills, advance your career, and make a greater impact.

Are you ready to live your purpose?

Explore Our Top-Ranked Graduate Programs

Find the right social work program for you, including full-time, part-time, evening and weekend options to fit your busy life.


Earn Your MSW Your Way

Wurzweiler School of Social Work’s top-ranked Master of Social Work is offered in a variety of formats — on campus, live virtual classroom (synchronous), and (asynchronous). Start terms include fall, spring and summer. Choose from full-time or part-time study with classes offered during the day, at night, and on Sundays.


You may also combine our MSW with:

  • MSW/PhD
  • MSW Israel Block
  • Pathways BA/MSW (YU students only)
  • Certificates

"I look forward to working with the esteemed app, staff, and students at app University to continue growing the quality of education, ensuring that our students are prepared for greater success and cultivating an environment of academic excellence and innovation."



Dorothy & David Schachne Dean, Wurzweiler School of Social Work

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Wurzweiler School of Social Work automatically considers incoming applicants for internal scholarships upon submission of their completed applications. In addition, we offer students access to a variety of external scholarships and options for financial aid.

Alumni Prove the Value of a Wurzweiler Degree

Wurzweiler graduates are highly sought-after by employers. They go on to become leaders in social work, academia, their communities, and beyond. When you earn your degree from Wurzweiler School of Social Work, you open doors to careers in top organizations where you can make your dreams a reality.

Here are just a few of the agencies, institutions, and organizations where our graduates have found work:

Jewish Board
Jewish Family & Child Service
Jewish Family Services
Mind Beacon
North Shore
NYC children

More Ways We Make a Difference

In addition to our graduate programs, we offer a variety of continuing education programs, and research opportunities that help our students, app, and community partners make a difference in our world:

Master of Social Work (MSW)

Our Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC) credentialing program provides specialized training for social work professionals who wish to provide substance abuse counseling services.

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Social Welfare

A variety of Continuing Education programs offered online, in person, and at various locations throughout the New app City area make it easy for social workers to stay up to date on the latest trends in social work and develop new skills.

Clinical Doctorate of Social Work (DSW)

Our 12-credit, online Aging and Palliative Care Certificate for Interfaith Clergy prepares spiritual leaders and clergy-in-training/seminary students of all religious traditions to deliver compassionate care to older adults and those facing serious illness.

Clinical Doctorate of Social Work (DSW)

Our Master of Social Work — Israel Block program enables graduates of the program to get licensed in both the United States and Israel.

To learn about more ways Wurzweiler is making a difference, .

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2495 Amsterdam Avenue
New app, NY 10033

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