What will I learn?

The mission of Hawai‘i Pacific University’s Bachelor Degree in Social Work is to prepare appropriate undergraduate students, especially working adults, for entry into the competent, effective generalist practice of social work at the beginning level. Hawai‘i Pacific University’s social work students should unashamedly want to “make the world a better place” through caring, professional practice. They should appreciate that social work’s heritage, commitment, values, and methods offer one means of doing this.

PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES

  1. Student demonstrates ethical and professional behavior
  2. Student engages diversity and difference practice.
  3. Student advances human rights and social, economic, and environmental justice.
  4. Student engages in practice-informed research and research-informed practice.
  5. Student engages in policy practice.
  6. Student engages with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.
  7. Student assesses individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.
  8. Student intervenes with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.
  9. Student evaluates practice with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities.

Degree also delivered through the College of Professional Studies online and on base through the Military Campus Programs.

Which department am I in?

College of Health and Society

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
US$29,520.00 per year
USD $14,760 per semester (Fall/Spring); USD $1,230 per credit hour
Start date

10 January 2022

Venue

Hawaii Pacific University

1 Aloha Tower Drive,

HONOLULU,

Hawaii,

96813, United States

Online/Distance (4 years)

Tuition fees
US$28,800.00 per year
USD $14,400 per semester (Fall/Spring). This fee is for 2020-2021 year and it may be subject to change in the coming year.
Start date

10 January 2022

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have an overall GPA of 2.7 or higher.

For international students

Students are preferred to have a high school and should include grades/scores for each subject. Students must have an overall GPA of 2.7 or higher.

English Language Score:

TOEFL (IBT): Score- 70; TOEFL (ITP): Score- 500; IELTS: Score- 6.0; Cambridge: Score- 169; PTE (Pearson Test of English Academic) – 48; ELS Centers: Level- 110; Duolingo: 95. Application Deadline for Fall Admission (Downtown Campus Program applications only) - May 1st; Spring Admission (Military Campus Program applications only) - December 15th.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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