Master of Social Work
Florida State University

Program Details

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.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE test, waiver available for eligible applicants
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • Two mandatory weekends on campus for skill-building sessions are required.
  • Residency restrictions may apply to some Florida locations.

Special Accreditation

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic 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*stud