Master of Science in Social Administration / Mental Health with Adults
Case Western Reserve University

Program Details

The Adult Mental Health specialization of this online MSW equivalent program prepares students for community-based mental health practice. The program focuses on identifying and creating solutions to public health issues including violence, trauma, suicide, substance abuse, and mental health disorders.

Students will learn to assess trauma and treatment approaches to serve the needs of a diverse and complex population. Graduates will be able to think critically about the many ways social and cultural diversity affects illness, treatment, and the path to wellness.

Graduates can work in professional settings such as:

  • Hospitals
  • Schools
  • Child and family service agencies
  • Substance abuse treatment programs
  • Mental health centers

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Case Western Reserve University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.7 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV