Master of Science in Social Administration / Advanced
Case Western Reserve University

Program Details

Students with an existing bachelor’s in Social Work degree can apply for the Advanced Standing track of the online MS in Social Administration program. This degree is equivalent to an online MSW and can be completed in as little as one year with Advanced Standing. Students will gain practical knowledge needed to become leaders in the field of Social Work. Required field education allows students to apply theories learned in class to real-world scenarios.

Choose from three concentrations:

  • Community practice for social change
  • Direct practice – children, youth, and families
  • Direct practice – adult mental health


  • The Advanced track requires a Bachelor of Social Work or eqiuvalent
  • Minimum 2.7 GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • Essay
  • Resume
  • Three recommendation letters
  • Added information may be requested

Special Accreditation

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission