iMSW Program Options
Take the next step in advancing your career- Our iMSW program is a convenient option for non-traditional students that delivers coursework in a flexible model, allowing you to continue to work full-time while taking your education to the next level.
Advanced Standing or Traditional Entry
Students will enter the program via one of two paths:
Students eligible for the Advanced Standing program must have earned a bachelors of social work degree within the past 7 years from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited BSW program. The Advanced Standing program requires a total of 32 credit hours of advanced coursework. Upon successful completion of all advanced coursework required by a chosen concentration/focus area students will complete 1-2 semesters (12-24 credit hours) of field placement depending upon admissions status.
Students eligible for the Traditional program are those with an undergraduate degree other than social work or a bachelors of social work degree from a non-accredited Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) program. The Traditional program requires a total of 16 hours of foundation coursework, 32 hours of advanced coursework, and a two semester field internship (24 credit hours).
Tuition for the iMSW program is per credit hour and the current 2022-2023 rate is 598.00 per credit hour.
Concentrations and Focus Areas
Advanced Clinical Concentration
Learn more about the fully online Advanced Clinical Concentration for the following focus areas: Mental Health, Schools, Healthcare and Children, Youth and Family Services.
Leadership and Social Change Concentration
Learn more about the fully online program in the Leadership and Social Change (LSC) concentration.