Master of Social Work
Aurora University

Program Details

Students of the online MSW degree through Aurora University apply academic theories to real-world situations through extensive field instruction. The general online Social Work degree helps students develop a broad foundation in topics including social welfare policy, theories of human development, research methods, and social work practice for individuals, families, and groups.

Applicants can choose from the general Social Work program or one of five optional tracks: Faith-Based Social Work, Forensics, Health Care, Leadership Administration, or School Social Work.

Advanced coursework includes:

  • Perspectives on psychopathology
  • Clinical theory and methods
  • Clinical knowledge and application
  • Social policy


  • 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