Benefits

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Your instate tuition will be paid (the Cabinet will pay tuition at private universities equal to the rate of the highest tuition at a participating public university) through this program for three or four semesters.



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You will be provided a stipend of $1300 per Fall and Spring semesters and a $650 stipend for each Summer Semester to pay for your fees, books, living expenses and travel related to this program for three or four semesters.



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Once you have completed this program and have graduated with at least a 3.0 GPA or a "B" average in your social work courses, you will be certified as having successfully completed the Public Child Welfare Certification Program and will be assisted in acquiring employment with the Department for Community Based Services consistent with state personnel requirements.