Master of Social Work / Advanced Standing
New Mexico State University

Program Details

The Advanced Standing master’s of Social Work degree program is available to recent graduates of accredited BSW programs who meet specific admissions requirements. Advanced Standing students can complete their degree in one year full-time.

The online MSW program from New Mexico State University emphasizes advanced generalist Social Work practice through both academic and field education. A special focus is given to learning about the needs of cultures and communities of the Southwest. Students outside of the state of New Mexico should check with their state licensing body to ensure the degree meets educational requirements for accreditation in their state.

Class topics for Advanced Standing students include:

  • Policy analysis and change
  • Advanced practice with individuals, groups, families, organizations, and communities
  • Social work mental health practice
  • Social work research

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

New Mexico State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Must be a graduate of a CSWE accredited BSW program in the past seven years