Master of Social Work / Advanced Standing
Morgan State University

Program Details

With a BSW completed, or nearly in-hand, or recent professional experience to support your coursework, you can earn your MSW online with this Advanced Standing graduate program from Morgan State. As an accelerated, one-year degree, you’ll focus on gaining the skills to practice in an urban environment. Morgan State is committed to advancing the quality of life and diminishing human suffering through it’s MSW program. With a focus on systematically and strategically taking on the issues of socioeconomic disadvantage, violence, poverty, mental illness and substance abuse, topics you’ll explore include:

  • Psychopathology
  • Neighborhood advocacy
  • Organizational policy
  • Leadership

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Morgan State University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a CSWE-accredited Bachelor of Social Work degree.