Course Schedule and Degree Information
DSW degree requirements include a 48 credit curriculum with two praxis experiences and an independent dissertation within seven years of enrollment.
The Millersville University DSW program is offered in the following program sequence.
700 Social Work Leadership I
710 Research Methodology
704 Social Work Teach-Scholar I
715 Multivariate Analysis
730 Qualitative Analysis
725 Intervention Research
701 Social Work Leadership II
705 Social Work Teacher-Scholar I
774 Comprehensive Seminar
720 Leadership Teaching Praxis I
721 Leadership Teaching Praxis II
775 Dissertation Seminar
776 Dissertation I
777 Dissertation II
- Part-time, eight session program - two courses per session for fall, spring, and summer terms
- Cohort model
- Online instruction and coursework
- Face-to-face learning component (one weekend) per session, located at Millersville University
DSW courses include four theory-based courses in Leadership, Education, and Teaching; four research courses; two semesters of Leadership and/or Teaching Praxis; a comprehensive seminar and a dissertation seminar. Each course is specifically developed to provide student learning experiences that allow graduates to demonstrate mastery of the program's learning outcomes.