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Social Work

  • Aims to improve the lives of individuals, families and communities in an increasingly complex society
  • Prepares students for professional registration in the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers and elsewhere
  • Combines social work courses with courses in disability studies, psychology, sociology, women’s and gender studies and other disciplines
  • Includes professional concentration in Years 3 and 4, providing extensive field education in more than 50 social service agencies in Windsor and Essex County

Course Descriptions - Social Work


Minimum Admissions Average: 
Bachelor of Social Work (Honours)
Mean Admissions Average: 
  • ENG4U required.
  • Social Work students re-apply for admission to Year 3.
Career Tracks: 
  • Social service agencies
  • Schools
  • Hospitals
  • Government
  • Child and youth protection services
  • Women’s shelters
  • Sexual assault treatment centres
  • Community agencies
  • Correctional services
  • Substance abuse programs
  • Residential centres
  • Homeless services
  • Disability organizations
  • Social planning bodies and advocacy associations