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Master of Social Work (Advanced Standing)

Program Details

Program Highlights

Florida State University’s College of Social Work offers a clinically focused online Master of Social Work degree. Whether you already have a baccalaureate in social work or come to the field with a degree in another concentration, FSU’s online program has a distinct curriculum focused on creating an engaging and supportive learning environment. When you attend FSU online, you’ll enjoy:

  • Taking courses asynchronously or completing them as your schedule allows.
  • Joining an interactive virtual learning community through Blackboard, and gaining support from a Student Success Advisor throughout the entire program.
  • Interacting with the College of Social Work’s Office of Professional Development.
  • Going from the classroom to the clinic with innovative field placements.

Requirements

  • Complete all general application requirements
  • Earn a BSW from a CSWE-accredited institution
  • Submit a copy of a BSW internship evaluation or letter of recommendation from the field office
  • Have a minimum of 400 hours of field education in generalist practice
  • Personal Statement
  • Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

Restrictions

If you do not reside in one of the areas that is covered, then are you not currently eligible for the online program at this time.

Eligible states: Alabama, Florida, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota & Wisconsin

*students who reside within 100 miles of Tallahassee are not eligible for the online program, however the campus program is still an option.