Master of Social Work / Advanced Standing
University of Missouri-Columbia


  • A bachelor’s degree in social work within the last seven years at a school that is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education
  • TOEFL, IELTS, PTE or C1 Advanced score reports for applicants whose native language is not English
  • Official Transcripts
  • Resume or CV
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation

Special Accreditation

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation Statement

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

Geographic Restrictions

The online MSW program is open to students in Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky and Illinois.