Tuition for the PhD program is $1,125.00 per credit hour.
Tuition is discounted by 10% for students working 24 hours per week or more in social work/human services, health services, education, or other allied professional settings.
Tuition is discounted by 10% for Barry University alumni.
Tuition is discounted by 20% for alumni who are also working 24 hours per week or more in social work/human services, health services, education, or other allied professional settings.
Dr. Neta Kolasa Scholarship recognizes outstanding MSW and/or PhD students who demonstrate dedication, leadership, and professionalism in practicing the values and skills of professional social work. Awards may range up to $5,000 per academic year.
Dr. Beulah Rothman Endowment Scholarship recognizes outstanding PhD students who demonstrate exceptional commitment to leadership in the profession, social work education, and/or social work research. Because this is an endowment the award amount may vary from year to year.
The School of Social Work offers a limited number of assistantships. Research and teaching assistants are generally appointed for 10 to 20 hours per week. Assistants work with faculty members on a variety of projects and assist with teaching responsibilities or research activities. Students wishing to be considered for a Graduate Assistant appointment must complete an application and submit to the School of Social Work Office of Admissions and Enrollment. Assistantships are equivalent to 80% of a 3-credit hour course per semester.
The University’s Office of Financial Aid is the primary source for financial aid information. Applicants should consult a financial aid counselor for eligibility for student loans and other financial aid. Applicants are also encouraged to research online guidelines for “Loan Forgiveness.”
Additional Gift Aid Available
You can use the Barry University Scholarship System to find other scholarship opportunities that you may be eligible to receive. These scholarships are funded through donations from private donors, alumni, faculty, staff, campus organizations, and corporations. For more information, visit www.barry.edu/scholarships.