Master of Social Work / Professional Educator License
Aurora University

Program Details

Graduates of the Professional Educator License (PEL) track of the online master’s in Social Work can make a difference in students’ lives by working in public and private school environments. This track teaches program participants to provide social services to improve the social and psychological health of students so that they can enjoy emotional wellbeing and academic success.

Courses explore topics in social work policy, reading content, and exceptional children. The program includes 1,050 hours of field instruction to provide real-world context and experience.

Core elements of the online MSW include:

  • Working with individuals and families
  • Community practice
  • Theories of human development
  • Social welfare policy and institutions


  • Resume
  • A 3.0 GPA
  • Transcripts
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Personal Statement
  • Two letters of recommendation

Special Accreditation

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission