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28th Jun, 2017

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28th Jun, 2017

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26th Jun, 2017

Apply today for Adult Basic Education or plan to attend a testing and interviewing session on June 28 or June 29. https://www.cumberlandcollege.sk.ca/index.php?id=17

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21st Jun, 2017

Celebrate the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of First Nations, Inuit and Métis! #NationalAboriginalDay

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12th Jun, 2017

2 seats are available for the Truck Driver Training program being held June 26-July 7, 2017! Tuition $995 Applicants must have a 1A learners licence and can apply at any college location.

Cumberland College
9th Jun, 2017

Our ESL group from Tisdale celebrated at their recent year-end windup. If you know anyone interested in English Language classes, contact the College about programs starting in September. https://www.cumberlandcollege.sk.ca/index.php?id=19

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Cumberland College
5th Jun, 2017

All students planning on attending the U of S on campus or at Cumberland this fall are invited to attend the U of S U-Start session in Melfort on Wednesday, June 7 starting at 6:30 pm. Learn about the registering and choosing classes, finances and ways to help ease your transition to university. You are encouraged to sign up on the U of S website at https://students.usask.ca/events/ustart.php#Oncampusandonline Please note that the session will be held in the MUCC Cafeteria (not a Cumberland College classroom as listed).

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4th Jun, 2017

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2nd Jun, 2017

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Bachelor of Social Work


Program Start: 3 September 2017
Application Deadline: 1 August 2017
Credit Granting Institution: U of R
Length: 4 years

Overview:

The Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) is a four-year degree program offered through the University of Regina's Faculty of Social Work, as well as Yukon College and regional colleges throughout Saskatchewan.  The BSW is accredited by the Canadian Association for Social Work Education.  The curriculum incorporates essential field education components that enable you to develop the skills learned in the classroom through direct experience in Social Work practice, even before you graduate.

Requirements:

High School prerequisites:

  • English Language Arts A30 & B30*
  • One approved math or science
  • One approved 30-level language, social science or fine arts
  • One additional approved 30-level course

University requirements:

All students wishing to pursue a Bachelor of Social Work degree are accepted into Pre-Social Work, a one year (30 credit) program that students must complete in order to apply for admission into the BSW program.  Students then fulfill the necessary requirements and apply into the Faculty of Social Work for the rest of their degree.

Notes:

You may complete all four years of the BSW at Cumberland College through a combination of face-to-face, videoconference, online, and televised classes.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Regina to start your Social Work degree at Cumberland College.

Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses for you.

Careers:

With a Bachelor of Social Work, graduates from our program can work in various capacities in the human service field. Social Workers often find careers in the following areas, among others: 

  • family counselling
  • mental health and addictions
  • child welfare
  • activism, advocacy and empowerment
  • newcomer support
  • policy analysis and research
  • healthcare
  • criminal justice
  • community development
  • education