Advanced Standing Part Time MSW Program

Completed in approximately 16 months, this program offers 32 credits of advanced social work courses. Students that hold an undergraduate degree in social work from a Council on Social Work Education-accredited undergraduate social work program for which their degree was conferred within the past five years are eligible to apply. Students accepted into this highly competitive program will enroll in advanced clinical concentration and leadership courses.

Students are required to complete 580 hours of field education training over the duration of enrollment. This translates into approximately 10 hours a week of social work internship. This program is designed for working professionals. Students will take two courses normally during evening hours (Tues. 6:30pm – 9:30pm & Thurs. 6:30pm – 9:30pm). Field education will be assigned for completion during the week.

Semester 1Semester 2
SW 569 Introduction to Trauma and Resilience (3 credits)SW 611 Advanced Clinical SW Practice with Individuals (3 credits)
SW 607 Psychopathology (3 credits)SW 619 Advanced Clinical SW Practice with Families (3 credits)
SW 675 Field Education III (A) (2 credits)SW 675 Field Education III (B) (2 credits)
# of Credits - 8# of Credits - 8
Semester 3Semester 4
SW 677 Advanced Clinical SW Practice with Groups (3 credits)SW 687 Leadership, Advocacy and Policy Practice (3 credits)
SW 685 Evaluation in Clinical SW Practice (3 credits)SW Elective (3 credits)
SW 675 Field Education III (B) (2 credits)SW 689 Field Education IV (B) (2 credits)
# of Credits - 8# of Credits - 8