Master of Social Work / Addictions
Campbellsville University

Program Details

Campbellsville University's online Master in Social Work is designed to prepare you to serve diverse communities at systemic, professional, and personal levels. The program's addictions area of focus will prepare you to procure a graduate-level license in order to practice clinical social work and clinical drug and alcohol counseling. As you're supervised by a licensed social worker as you offer support to those who struggle with substance abuse, you will learn first-hand how best to intervene in difficult situations.

The curriculum, created by professionals with extensive experience in the field, will give you a nuanced insight into addiction treatment. As a student, you will engage with topics that require an interdisciplinary approach. These courses cover subjects that include psychopharmacology, change theory and addiction classifications. As a result, you will be equipped with the tools to practice as a social worker.

Accredited regionally by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, the online MSW is specifically accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). In as few as two years, you can complete the program at a pace comfortable for your family, work and school commitments. In the online classroom, you will have the freedom to study in a format that accommodates your life.

Graduates of this program may pursue careers such as:

  • Clinical social worker
  • Healthcare social worker
  • Substance abuse counselor
  • Child and family social worker
  • Geriatric social worker

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Campbellsville University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)