Master of Social Work
New Mexico State University

Program Details

The online master’s in Social Work from New Mexico State University focuses on general Social Work practice with populations of the Southwest. Courses address the needs of Southwest cultures in terms of social, cultural, community, and environmental factors. Students will develop skills and knowledge for working with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities. Students outside of the state of New Mexico should check with their state’s Social Work licensing agency to make sure this program meets licensing educational requirements.

Class topics available to students include:

  • Human behavior and the social environment
  • Social problems and social welfare policy
  • Sociocultural concepts with populations of the Southwest
  • Social work research
  • Social work mental health practice

Requirements

  • Three letters of reference
  • Statement of intent
  • A bachelors degree

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission