Online Master of Social Work Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in social work from a CSWE-accredited institution, completed within the last 5 years**
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Petition for exceptional consideration/below 3.0 Form
  • B or above in all required social work classes
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Online application with $50 application fee
  • MSW application requirement checklist
  • Professional resume
  • Three letters of reference
  • Application essay
  • Professional expectations of student behavior form
  • Most current field evaluation
  • One reference from field instructor
  • No GRE or GMAT scores required

**If the degree was received earlier, student must provide syllabi demonstrating that undergraduate courses were similar to current first-year MSW course sequence (NOTE: All students must take SW 5101 and SW 5702).