Master of Social Work
The University of Alabama

Program Details

Earn a Master of Social Work degree online with The University of Alabama.  This program is flexible and accessible, designed to work for the working adult student pursuing advancement in their career.  Studies may include but are not limited to:

  • Social Welfare Policy
  • Human Behavior
  • Research Informed Practice

While this is a primarily online program, some courses require face-to-face skills laboratory sessions.  Students will take on a field internship, preparing them for real-world scenarios and successful employment.  Two concentrations are available within the curriculum, including Children, Adolescents and their Families, and Adults and their Families.  Enter a fast-paced field of work with the skills and knowledge to succeed as a professional through The University of Alabama online.

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

The University of Alabama 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

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Attendance at the on campus orientation session is mandatory. Program is primarily online with face-to-face skills labs held at regional locations on selected Saturdays across the state of Alabama.