The simple answer is YES, you can do this. However, there are a few things you should consider before making this decision:
Taking more credits than the CPW indicates in one term, and then less in another is totally fine. From an overall tuition standpoint, this
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Graduate school is always a lot of work. Add that you chose the University of Michigan - the top program in the nation.
U-M SSW is a big place, and U-M itself is huge. With a big (huge!) campus, comes big (huge!) bureaucracy. Expecting this can actually help you as you maneuver through it.
Just when you get into a rhythm with work and classes, you will need to roll in a field placement. Students love field, because it's where the class material really comes alive. A few practical things to think about early:
The upside of a big school is that we also have a lot of resources.
The answer to this is going to be different for different students, and may even differ depending on the class. Some things to consider:
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