Online Master of Social Work

Our online Master of Social Work is one of only a handful of degrees solely structured around advanced generalist practice (AGP), which prepares social workers to be more versatile for the diverse array of challenges and opportunities they may face in their careers. 

Applications are accepted year-round

Apply by: July 27 (Begin in Fall) | Dec 1 (Begin in Spring) | April 6 (Begin in Summer)

Admission requirements

Master of Social Work Advanced Standing

  • Graduation from a CSWE-accredited baccalaureate program in social work (degree completed within the last seven years)
  • A minimum overall GPA of 2.75 and grades no lower than a "C" in each Social Work course.
  • Documentation of outstanding performance in a BSW field experience under professional social work supervision. All other requirements for admission as listed in the 60-credit program of study.
  • Three letters of recommendation (Two professional recommendations and One Field Instructor recommendation)

Master of Social Work Traditional

  • Bachelor’s degree from regionally accredited institution (non-social work bachelor’s degree needs substantial preparation in the liberal arts, including the social sciences, humanities, research and human biology)
  • A course in statistics AND research methods is required
  • Graduate school application fee of $60
  • MSW application form with essays
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • A minimum overall GPA of 2.75