Master of Social Work / Traditional
Walden University

Program Details

Earning your online MSW doesn’t have to take away from your current career and home life. The Walden University Master of Social Work Traditional program works for working students by providing a balanced, CSWE-accredited degree in a flexible format. Students may choose from several focus areas to best align studies with professional goals, including but not limited to:

  • Child and family
  • Healthcare
  • Trauma

Courses are highly hands-on, and students will take on field experiences working with real clients. Become an evidence-based practitioner with this ethical backbone and advanced knowledge to work with diverse groups and individuals. Learn the essential skills, tools, techniques, and practices of professional social workers through this flexible online MSW degree.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

Idaho, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota