O que eu aprenderei?


  • Practicum provides work experience and industry contacts
  • The Advanced program includes a 450-hour practicum with one of UFV's partner community agencies. The Foundational program includes two 450-hour practicums.
  • Upon graduation, you meet the requirements to apply to register with the British Columbia College of Social Workers (RSW).
  • Program eligible for financial aid
  • Applications for Fall 2022 open Oct 1, 2021


UFV's two-year Advanced Master of Social Work (MSW) equips you with the advanced practice knowledge and skills you need to move into a leadership role. The Advanced MSW program involves five-semesters, 30 credits and includes a required 450-hour practicum. The Advanced MSW program is offered every two years in even years.

Graduates who do not have a Bachelor of Social Work can apply to our Foundational Master of Social Work program.

UFV's three-year Foundational Master of Social Work (MSW) involves one-year of undergraduate social work courses, which involves three-semesters, 33 credits and a required 450-hour practicum. Students will then ladder into the MSW program, the MSW program provides an advanced practice knowledge and skills you need to move into a leadership role. The MSW component of the program involves five-semesters, 30 credits and includes a required 450-hour practicum. The Foundational program is also offered every two years in odd years.

UFV's Master of Social Work program builds on the success of UFV's Bachelor of Social Work program, and draws on the expertise of the School’s experienced and diverse faculty members. Strong relationships and consultation with community agencies in the Fraser Valley and Lower Mainland enhance the delivery of the MSW, particularly in terms of practicum placements and supervision.

De qual departamento farei parte?

School of Graduate Studies

Opções de estudo

Período integral (2 anos)

CAD$12.500,00 (R$ 51.125) por ano
Tuition for full-length program: CAN $25,000 (Applicable ancillary and student fees, international administration fee and medical fee not included)

*O preço é estimado e tem caráter informativo, por favor, verifique esta informação com a instituição.

Data de início

Setembro 2022


University of the Fraser Valley

Abbotsford Campus,

33844 King Road,


British Columbia (BC),

V2S 7M8, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Estados Unidos

Completion of a three- or four-year Bachelor’s degree in an allied program (for example, Child and Youth Care, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Sociology, Education) from a recognized institution, with a minimum GPA of 3.00. GPA will be calculated on the most recently completed 30 credits (or equivalent) of upper-level university courses. English language requirement: IELTS (Academic) - Score of at least 6.5, with no band score less than 6.0; TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) — IBT score of 88 with no section below 20, or paper-based score of 570 with a TWE (essay) score of 4.5 or higher; CAEL - Score of at least 70; PTE - Score of 61 with 60 in writing; CanTEST - Overall score of 4.5 in Listening and Reading, and 4.0 in Writing; MELAB - score of at least 85.

Para estudantes internacionais


There are two intakes:

Option 1: Bachelor of Social Work graduates (Advanced)

Option 2: Non-BSW graduates with a degree in a related discipline. (Foundational) Related disciplines include Child and Youth Care, Criminology, Psychology, Sociology, and Education.

English Language Requirement:

IELTS (Academic) - score of 6.5 or higher with a minimum band score of 6.0

TOEFL - score of 88 or higher (iBT) with no section below 20

CAEL - score of 70

PTE - score of 61 with 60 in writing

MELAB - score of 85

Application deadline for MSW programs is December 1.

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.


Sobre University of the Fraser Valley

A University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) oferece mais de 100 programas de estudo em mais de 30 áreas, desde contabilidade até design gráfico.

  • A UFV é reconhecida nacionalmente por sua excelente reputação
  • Oferece mais de 75 destinos de estudo no exterior
  • O campus principal tem ônibus gratuitos para os estudantes
  • Os alunos têm a oportunidade de trabalhar em grandes empresas