Bachelor of Social Work
Walden University

Program Details

Begin a rewarding career improving the lives of others in Walden’s Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) program. Through this program, you will acquire the hands-on training and evidence-based practices needed to provide compassionate mentoring, supervision, advocacy, and collaboration within varied populations across an array of settings. Coursework is designed to empower you to become a generalist scholar-practitioner, helping individuals and families overcome difficult life challenges.


Admission is considered for adult students who hold a high school diploma or its equivalent. Applicants must also meet one of the following criteria:

  • You are 21 years of age or older
  • You are less than 21 years of age with 60 quarter credit hours
  • You are an active member of the U.S. military or a veteran with documentation of service

Special Accreditation

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission