Master of Social Work
Western Kentucky University

Program Details

If you want to make a difference in diverse, rural communities, consider this online MSW from Western Kentucky.  You’ll learn advocacy, counseling, and skills for intervening in the lives of others to improve their quality of life. This CSWE-accredited program was designed to fulfill the need for social workers in rural communities.  Coursework likely includes:

  • Cultural Competency in Social Work Practice
  • Rural Community Organization and Development
  • Foundations of Social Welfare Policy

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Western Kentucky University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a CSWE-accredited Bachelor of Social Work degree.