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Monmouth University — School of Social Work

Program Type:
Coverdell Fellows
School of Social Work
Degrees Awarded:
Social Work (MSW)
Admissions Deadlines:

March 15th of every year. Deadline to apply for Graduate Assistantship, which is part of the Peace Corps Fellowship, is May 1. Deposit deadline is May 25th of every year.

Admissions Cycle:

Fall semester start every year; no mid-year admissions

Program Start:
Program Founded:
September, 2008


Fellows will be awarded a Graduate Assistantship which covers room and board, modified meal plan, and 6 credit hours of tuition remission


The central mission of the School of Social Work at Monmouth University is to prepare its graduates for professional practice with a commitment to advancing human rights by implementing social and economic justice, improving the quality of life of vulnerable families, individuals, organizations, communities and nations on the local, national, and international levels.


GPA of 3.0 overall; 3 letters of recommendation; personal essay as per questions on application, online application, transcripts of all colleges attended.

For inquiries about Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program, call 855.855.1961 x1440.

Program Contacts

If you have questions, please contact:
Dr. Robin Mama

School of Social Work
McAllan Hall
West Long Branch, New Jersey 00776
(732) 571-3543

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