Master of Social Work / Advanced Standing
Western New Mexico University

Program Details

Accredited by the CSWE (Council for Social Work Education), is this online MSW in Advanced Standing from Western New Mexico.  If you already hold a BSW, you’ll be able to complete this master’s degree at an accelerated pace.  You’ll enhance your existing social work knowledge and grow your practical skills in this program, as you focus on advancing your career. This flexible, online curriculum will enable you to follow career paths in nursing facilities, government, clinics, nonprofits and more. WNMU keeps sizes small in this online MSW, where all of the faculty are licensed social workers. Some specialized, advanced standing classes likely offered, include:

  • Social Work Administration & Supervision
  • Social Work Clinical Intervention & Assessment
  • Advanced Psycho-Social Approaches for Practice


  • Applicants must have a CSWE-accredited Bachelor of Social Work degree.
  • Minimum 2.75 GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • References
  • Personal statement
  • Resume

Special Accreditation

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation Statement

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