Program Overview

The online MS in Social Work degree program is designed to prepare students to promote social justice and be positive change agents in the fast-growing field of social work. Students gain a complex understanding of social work, critically evaluating and contemplating the material while experimenting with the flexible application of the knowledge in a variety of contexts focused around:

  • Children and Families
  • Health and Mental Health
  • Community and International Practice

Similar Programs:

    Program Details

    Degree Level: Master

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

    Council on Social Work Education


    Must hold a bachelors degree. Official transcript. Three recommendations. Writing sample. Resume.  GRE or MAT required for applicants with incoming GPA under 2.75.

    An advanced standing 30-hr MSSW program is available to those with a have already earned a Bachelor of Social Work within the last seven years.

    School Overview

    Founded in 1837, the University of Louisville is a state supported research university located in Kentucky's largest metropolitan area. It was a municipally supported public institution for many decades prior to joining the university system in 1970. The University has three campuses: Belknap, the Health Sciences Center and Hospital, and Shelby.

    UofL offers a full range of undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificates from the following schools:

    • School of Arts & Sciences
    • School of Business
    • School of Dentistry
    • School of Education & Human Development
    • School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies
    • Kent School of Social Work
    • Brandeis School of Law
    • School of Medicine
    • School of Music
    • School of Nursing
    • School of Public Health & Information Sciences
    • Speed School of Engineering

    Select degrees are available online.


    This program has not been ranked.


    Success! Thank you for submitting a review. You may not see your review immediately as it still subject to review.

    All Programs