Master of Social Work / Master of Business Administration (Dual Degree)
Our Lady of the Lake University

Program Details

The dual Master of Social Work and Master of Business Administration program from Our Lady of the Lake University is designed for students with a Bachelor's in Social Work from a CSWE-accredited program interested in pursuing leadership, administrative, and management positions. It features 100% online, asynchronous coursework, and 500 hours of fieldwork.

As the only dual MSW/MBA program of its kind, focusing on Hispanic children and families, this program delivers the specialized skills you need to work with the fastest-growing population in the U.S. The curriculum combines advanced social work topics with essential business skill development in marketing, management, finance, and more. Each seven-week course is taught by engaged faculty who bring real-world expertise to the online classroom.

OLLU's dual MSW/MBA program is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education and the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs. Students earn degrees recognized nationally and globally for academic rigor and career preparation.

Graduates are prepared to sit for the licensed social worker exam. Possible career paths include supervisor, director, or manager positions in state and government agencies, nonprofit organizations, private practice, and more.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Our Lady of the Lake University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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