PhD Members Programs

City University of New York

Graduate Center

Students in the PhD Program in Social Welfare at the CUNY Graduate Center work closely with leading faculty from throughout CUNY on research that is personally meaningful and that addresses important issues in social work practice and policy. We prepare graduates to carry out social work’s historic role in developing effective change at the individual, agency, community, national, and international levels.

The Graduate Center CUNY
The Graduate Center CUNY
  • New York City, NY, USA
  • Public
  • PhD in Social Welfare
  • In-Person Program Only
  • Full-time Enrollment Only
  • 9-12 Students
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes, MSW required
  • Yes
  • No

Substantive Research Areas of Faculty

  • Addiction/Substance Use
  • Adolescent and Youth Development
  • Aging/Gerontology
  • Child Welfare
  • Children & Families
  • Community Practice/Macro Practice
  • Corrections/Criminal Justice/Restorative Justice
  • Family Violence
  • Gender
  • Health
  • Housing/Homelessness
  • Immigrants, Refugees & Displaced Persons
  • International Social Work & Global Development
  • LGBT Issues & Services
  • Mental Health
  • Military/Veterans' Issues
  • Organizations, Management & Administration
  • Poverty/Disadvantaged Populations
  • Race and Ethnicity
  • Social/Economic Justice
  • Social Welfare Policy
  • Social Work Education

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