The School of Social Work offers a combined M.S.W./Ph.D. program
may apply to the program with their application to the M.S.W. program or they may
apply in their first year as a matriculated student in the Rutgers M.S.W. program.
in the joint program must be registered full time. They will take a block field
placement in the summer following completion of their generalist curriculum in
the M.S.W. program and begin taking Ph.D. courses in the fall of their second year.
The selection and sequencing of Ph.D. courses will be made in consultation with
the Ph.D. program director and the student's academic adviser.