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Bachelor of Social Work

University of Manitoba

University of Manitoba

The Bachelor of Social Work program is a professional program designed to prepare generalists who are knowledgeable of social work theories who can demonstrate skills related to practice, research, and social policy analysis.

Distance Delivery makes a Bachelor of Social Work accessible to people outside of Winnipeg through an online study program and to community-based groups using the cohort method.


66 Chancellors Circle
Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3T 2N2, Canada

  • Program Type Bachelor's
  • Credential Type Degree
  • Length 4 Years

    3 to 9 years

    • Full time: 3 years (plus qualifying year)
    • Part time: up to 9 years
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Only
Admission Requirements

The Bachelor of Social Work is an advanced entry program, which means that you must complete at least 30 credit hours of university-level study with a minimum GPA of 2.5 before you can be considered for admission. This requirement includes Educational Equity applicants.

Applicants to the Distance Delivery Bachelor of Social Work program must also:

  • Live outside of the city of Winnipeg.
  • Have a minimum of one year (1750 hours) of work experience, within the last 5 years, in the social services.

See school website for further details.


Distance Delivery Options

Distance delivery

Transfer(s) Eligibility

Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.

Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated February 16, 2021. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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