Master of Social Work
California State University-San Bernardino

Program Details

California State University-San Bernardino offers an online Master of Social Work degree to the working adult student.  This program, holding the same mission and content as its on-campus counterpart, is designed for the education of advanced social work practitioners.  Online studies include but are not limited to:

  • Social Work Research
  • Human Behavior
  • Research Project

Students will engage in challenging coursework, field placement experiences in individual’s communities, and extracurricular activities.  Courses are divided into Generalist and Advanced Generalist curriculums, separating micro and macro social work practices and studies.  Students may end their academic experience with CSUSB online through a research project and optional thesis, culminating an entire graduate experience and setting students into the professional world with the knowledge and skills to succeed.


  • 3.0 GPA 
  • Transcripts
  • Personal Statement
  • A bachelor’s degree
  • A minimum of 1 year of experience either volunteer, internship, or paid in the Social Work field
  • A mandatory, 2-day, on-campus, distance learning orientation program

Special Accreditation

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation Statement

WASC Senior College and University Commission