You can learn to make a dramatic difference in communities with this online MSW from Capella. You’ll learn advocacy, counseling, and other skills for intervening in the lives of others in an effort to improve their quality of life. The curriculum, which is CSWE-accredited, will also teach you how to work successfully across interdisciplinary teams in implementing solutions to both human and social problems. Involving a practicum, curriculum usually includes:
- Mental Health Practice and Advanced Interventions: Theory and Practice
- Integrative Technology in Advanced Social Work Practice
- Clinical Supervision and Leadership in Social Work Practice
% OnlineMostly Online
Program Accreditation & Licensing
Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA2.7 or above (4.0 scale)
Additional Materials May Be Requested, Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV
- Two 7-day in-person residencies are required.
Capella University’s Master of Social Work programs are accredited by the Council on Social Work Education’s Commission on Accreditation. For more information about social work accreditation, you may contact CSWE’s accreditation staff.