Master of Social Work
University of Northern Iowa

Program Details

An online Master of Social Work degree is offered through University of Northern Iowa.  This program concentrates on a Trauma-Informed practice specialization, in which students are trained to interpret, analyze, and assess a client’s possible past traumas.  Studies may cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Human behavior
  • Primary trauma
  • Fund raising

This online msw program includes experiential and collaborative learning through field place practicums, interactive video conferencing, and more.  The systematic trauma-informed approach is applicable in a variety of settings such as hospitals, clinics, schools, and institutions utilizing social work practice.  Explore contemporary research through this specialized degree through UNI at a distance.


  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Transcripts
  • Professional statement
  • References
  • Resume
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Limited on-campus attendance required for practice-related courses.

Special Accreditation

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation Statement

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