Master of Social Work / Clinical
Boston University

Program Details

The Clinical major offered for this online master’s in Social Work allows graduates to become licensed in their state. Clinical social workers learn how to use their professional relationships to assist clients dealing with challenging life circumstances. This online MSW teaches social work skills, human behavior theories, and evidence-based practices

Applicants will choose one of three tracks: Traditional, which includes online courses, weekly live classroom sessions, and two field internships; Human Service Experience, which is open to students with previous degree related work experience; and Advanced Standing, which consists of fewer credit hours for students who completed a bachelor’s in Social Work from a CSWE accredited institution in the past six years.

Graduates can find work in:

  • Mental health centers
  • Hospitals
  • Rehabilitation facilities
  • Substance abuse treatment centers
  • Family and child services
  • Schools
  • Geriatric facilities

Requirements

  • Personal statement
  • Current Resume or CV
  • Three professional and/or academic references
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE or MAT

Special Accreditation

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education

Geographic Restrictions

The online program is available for individuals living in the USA except those from US territories.