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.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Northern Iowa is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Limited on-campus attendance required for practice-related courses.