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Joint MSW Degrees

The Graduate School of Social Service offers four dual degree programs:

  • The MSW/Master of Public Health (MPH) joint degree program with the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) enables you to tailor your dual degree, combining one of the Fordham MSW concentrations with one of ISMMS’ eight MPH tracks.

  • The MSW/Juris Doctor (JD) dual degree program with Fordham University School of Law prepares you to advocate for your clients’ needs as a social worker or in the legal field.

  • The MSW/Master of Divinity (MDiv) a joint degree with New York Theological Seminary is attractive for individuals who are working in a ministry setting and want to combine ministry with social work skills.

  • The MSW/Certificate in Psychotherapy with the Blanton-Peale Institute and Counseling Center offers advanced clinical experience through a field placement at the Center.


Contact Elaine Congress, DSW and Associate Dean via email at or by phone at 212-636-6667.

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