Social Work

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Post-Graduation Work Permit

The in-person delivery of this program meets the eligibility criteria for the Post-Graduation Work Permit Program for international students.

What it costs for September 2022

The amounts listed are based on a full-time course load and are estimates, so should not be used as actual numbers. All amounts listed are in Canadian (CAD) currency.

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Tuition estimate+ Fees estimate= Total estimate
Term 1 $2,822 + $857.50 = $3,679.50
Term 2 $2,490 + $458.50 = $2,948.50
Term 3 $1,162 + $126.50 = $1,288.50
Term 4 $3,055.07 + $876.50 = $3,931.57
Term 5 $2,695.65 + $552.50 = $3,248.15
Term 6 $1,257.97 + $140.50 = $1,398.47
Total estimate $13,482.69 + $3,012 = $16,494.69

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Tuition estimate+ Fees estimate= Total estimate
Term 1 $8,381 + $857.50 = $9,238.50
Term 2 $7,395 + $458.50 = $7,853.50
Term 3 $3,451 + $126.50 = $3,577.50
Term 4 $8,976 + $876.50 = $9,852.50
Term 5 $7,920 + $552.50 = $8,472.50
Term 6 $3,696 + $140.50 = $3,836.50
Total estimate $39,819 + $3,012 = $42,831

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NorQuest College Student Financial Aid helps you see the financial resources you are eligible for. The Social Work program qualifies for several funding options.

Courses for September 2022

You must complete 24 courses to graduate. Courses are listed by term to show the recommended path to completing the program in two years as a full-time student. See Part-time study options for what you should know if you choose to study part-time.

Courses marked with (O) are available through Open Studies.

​​Credits needed for full-time status: 9 credits per term

Term 1 - 16 weeks, 6 courses
Introduction to Composition ENGL2550 (O)3 credits
Health Education: Individual Health and Wellness HEED1000 (O)3 credits
Introduction to Psychology I PSYC1040 (O)3 credits
Introduction to Social Work SOWK1010 (O)3 credits
The Helping Process SOWK10203 credits
Social Work Practicum Laboratory I SOWK10232 credits
Term 2 - 16 weeks, 5 courses
Term 3 - 16 weeks, 1 course
Social Work Practicum I SOWK11007 credits
Term 4 - 16 weeks, 6 courses
Term 5 - 16 weeks, 5 courses
Term 6 - 16 weeks, 1 course
Social Work Practicum II SOWK21007 credits

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