Master of Social Work / Macro Practice
Carlow University

Program Details

Carlow University offers an online MSW with a specialization in Macro Practice to the working adult student.  This degree is designed for the working adult student, whether or not they are currently in possession of their BSW.  For those who have earned a bachelor’s in social work, an advanced placement track, procuring less time to degree, is available.  CU’s online master’s in social work with a concentration in macro practice will cover subjects including but not limited to:

  • Professional orientation
  • Advocacy
  • Management and leadership

Through this program, you are prepared to sit for licensure, and pursue a variety of career paths working in nonprofits, schools, community organizations, healthcare, and more.  Learn the best methods of influence in social policies and political processes involved in social justice.  Expand your skills in research, writing, and evidence-supported practices.  Explore fieldwork opportunities tailored to fit into your career trajectory.  Become an more competent professional with the wherewithal to affect change and positively lead organizations through Carlow University online.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Carlow University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

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

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

Additional Info

  • Applicants who do not have a BSW degree may complete this program in 60 credits.
  • This program has on-campus requirements.