The School of Social Work (SSW) brings together classroom learning and practicum experience. Renison offers a post-degree Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) and a Master of Social Work (MSW).

Three steps from BA to BSW and MSW 

 Complete a BA in SDS

Complete your Social Development Studies (SDS) degree and graduate with a three-year general or four-year honours Bachelor of Arts degree. 


Bachelor of Social Work

Apply to the 10-month Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree which includes practicum-based learning.


Master of Social Work

Apply to our one-year online Master of Social Work (MSW) program and add a third degree to broaden your horizons and career possibilities. 

Note: Paid and unpaid social work practice experience is considered in the admission process. For more information please see the School of Social Work website. 


Interested in the Bachelor of Social Work? 

How you apply depends on your background

 Learn more about how to become a Social Worker