PhD Members Programs

Adelphi University

School of Social Work

The Adelphi University School of Social Work Ph.D. program expands your capacities to conceptualize, develop, evaluate and disseminate knowledge of the problems that impact the human conditions and strategies designed to change those conditions. Our curriculum is grounded in an evolving knowledge base, and fosters the critical thinking that will prepare you for leadership in the development of knowledge for all levels of social work practice. The program offers part-time and full-time options to accommodate our students' continued work in the field.

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  • Garden City, New York
  • Private (Non-Profit)
  • PhD in Social Work
  • In-Person Program Only
  • Full or Part-Time Enrollment
  • 12 or More
  • No
  • Yes, with a cut-off score
  • Yes, MSW Required
  • Yes
  • No

Substantive Research Areas of Faculty

  • Addiction/Substance Use
  • Adolescent and Youth Development
  • Aging/Gerontology
  • Child Welfare
  • Children & Families
  • Disability
  • Family Violence
  • Gender
  • Health
  • Housing/Homelessness
  • Immigrants, Refugees & Displaced Persons
  • LGBT Issues & Services
  • Mental Health
  • Military/Veterans' Issues
  • Race and Ethnicity
  • Social/Economic Justice
  • Social Welfare Policy
  • Work/Family/Family Policy

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