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Master of Science in Social Work

Program Details

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville offers the online Master of Science in Social Work, a program that combines state-of the art coursework with in-depth internship experiences. This program offers a comprehensive and vigorous curriculum that prepares students to address pressing individual, family, community, and societal needs through use of cutting-edge knowledge and skills. Online students receive the same curriculum and same faculty that serve on-campus students.


Requires 60 credit hours to complete. Must have a 2.7 GPA. Hold a bachelors degree. A professional statement, and three reference evaluation forms. 

An Online Advanced Standing Program is also open to those with a BSW and requires 37 credits.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council on Social Work Education