Master of Social Work
Fordham University

Program Details

Students who have earned a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university can apply to the online Master’s in Social Work program from Fordham University. The curriculum consists of generalist and advanced direct practice coursework.

Field work at a partner agency in the student’s community will begin shortly after starting classes for the online MSW. Graduates can pursue licensure and find careers in settings such as community-based organizations, government agencies, hospitals and nursing facilities, military and veteran organizations, schools, and substance abuse treatment clinics.

Four areas of focus are available to students:

  • Individuals and Families
  • Organizations and Community
  • Evaluation
  • Policy Practice and Advocacy

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Fordham University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV