Social Work

University of Mississippi

General Admission Information

Admission Requirements

  • A completed application to the University of Mississippi Graduate School
  • Baccalaureate Degree, Master of Social Degree (MSW) from an CSWE accredited program, and a minimum of two years post-masters professional experience
  • A cumulative grade-point average (last 60 hours) of 3.0 at the baccalaureate level and a graduate cumulaitve grade-point average of 3.2 is recommended
  • Graduate Record Examination (scores must be from the last 5 years)
  • Statement of Career Goals
  • 3 Letters of Reference (at least one academic reference)
  • A Professional Writing Sample (i.e. thesis, publication, policy brief, capstone paper)
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae

To be considered for a graduate assistantship (GA),  a completed application must be submitted by March 1.  Application deadline for all applicants is April 1.