Master of Social Work / Macro
Boston University

Program Details

Macro Social Work promotes human development and social justice through work with communities and organizations. This online master’s in Social Work allows you to focus on core values such as social and economic justice, human dignity and equality, respect for diversity, and community empowerment. Students learn skills in community organizing, human services management, and planning and program development.

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.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Boston University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent