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Attend an Information Session

The College of Social Work would like to invite anyone thinking about pursuing a Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) degree or a Doctorate in Social Work (DSW) in Clinical Practice and Leadership to attend an Information Session. The Information Sessions for the MSSW program are held on on both the Knoxville or Nashville campuses as well as online. (On campus MSSW Information Sessions generally are about 1.5 hours in length and provide information about the curriculum, field placements, the admissions process, and financial aid.) The Information Sessions are designed to familiarize prospective students and their families with the educational opportunities that our College has to offer. It will provide an opportunity for you to see the College facilities, ask questions, and learn about the graduate degree programs in social work at the College.

We also offer Online Information Sessions for those interested in the MSSW and DSW programs. The Online Information Sessions are conducted live via video conference using a free software called Zoom. (Zoom is the same software that our online programs use for online classes.) You may use a desktop computer with a web cam & microphone, or a mobile device such as a tablet or your cell phone to attend. You’ll get the opportunity to hear from, and talk directly to, one of our program directors or a member of the faculty.

Below you will find information on the sessions currently scheduled. You may also feel free to email us for additional information about upcoming opportunities. Please click here for the the contact information of the academic programs.
 

On-campus Information Sessions

Our campus-specific Information Sessions are normally held on campus and in-person. However, due to COVID-19, Information Sessions are being held this year live online through video conference via Zoom. (Zoom is the same system that our online programs use for online classes.) You may use a desktop computer with a web cam & microphone, or a mobile device such as a tablet or your cell phone to attend. You’ll get the opportunity to hear from, and talk directly to, one of our faculty.

If you don’t already have the free Zoom Meetings Client on your computer, you may download it from the Zoom web site at https://zoom.us/download . If you plan to use a mobile device, you may download the app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play store.


Information Sessiond for the Knoxville campus
 

At this time, there are no Information Sessions scheduled for the Knoxville campus in-person programs. We encourage anyone interested in one of the programs to view the program information here on our web site or contact the program directly with questions that aren’t answered on the site.
  


Information Sessions for the Nashville campus

Below are the dates and times for Online Information Sessions for the on-campus Nashville MSSW program:

  • Wednesday, February 17, 6:00 pm Central

Registration is required so that we can provide you with a direct link to the appropriate Information Session. Please RSVP here so that we may add you to the list of attendees and send you your link.


Online Program Information Sessions

The Online Information Sessions will be conducted live via video conference using a free software called Zoom. (Zoom is the same system that our online programs use for online classes.) You may use a desktop computer with a web cam & microphone, or a mobile device such as a tablet or your cell phone to attend. You’ll get the opportunity to hear from, and talk directly to, one of our faculty.

If you don’t already have the Zoom Meetings Client on your computer, you may download it from the Zoom web site at https://zoom.us/download . If you plan to use a mobile device, you may download the app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play store.


Online BSSW Program

Below are the dates and times for Online Information Sessions for the Online BSSW program:

  • Thursday, February 25, 6:00pm Eastern

Registration is required so that we can provide you with a direct link to the appropriate Information Session. Please RSVP here so that we may add you to the list of attendees and send you your link.



Online MSSW Program

Below are the dates and times for our Online Information Sessions for the Online MSSW program:

  • Wednesday, January 27, 12:00 pm Central
  • Wednesday, February 10, 12:00 pm Central

Registration is required so that we can provide you with a direct link to the appropriate Information Session. Please RSVP by emailing Stephanie Frierson at sfrierso@utk.edu so that she may add you to the list of attendees and send you your meeting link.

DSW Program

At this time, there are no Information Sessions scheduled for the DSW Program. We encourage anyone interested in the DSW Program to view the detailed program information here on our web site (see link below) or contact us directly with questions that aren’t answered on the site.

Check this page often for the most recent scheduling updates. In addition, just because an Information Session isn’t scheduled (or may have already been conducted), it does not mean that you cannot come and visit our campuses – or talk to someone via email, the phone, or by video call – and learn more about our programs.

Please contact the program that your are interested in attending for any additional details or questions that you can’t find the answer to here on our web site:

If you would like to schedule an on-campus visit, please contact the campus of your choice directly at:

Knoxville Campus

1618 Cumberland Ave.,
301 Henson Hall,
Knoxville TN 37996
Phone: 865-974-1096
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Nashville campus:

193 Polk Ave., Ste. E
Nashville, TN 37210
Phone: 615-256-1885
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