Master of Social Work
Boise State University

Program Details

With this online master’s in Social Work, students will be prepared for advanced social work practice with individuals and families. Students will gain clinical, organizational, policy, and administrative skills related to promoting social justice and equality.

Certification to practice school social work in the state of Idaho can be received by completing this degree along with required classes and field experience under the supervision of a professional social worker.

Subjects of study include:

  • Social welfare policy
  • Ethnicity, gender, and class
  • Social dimension of human behavior
  • Foundations of research
  • Program leadership and management

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Boise State University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Criminal Background Check, Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Documentation of licensing certification and professional program history may be required.