Two-Year Part-Time MSW Program

Advanced Standing Degree Plan (30 semester hours):

Advanced Curriculum | Year 1 | Semester 1

SWK6533 Advanced Social Policy (Macro Practice)
3.0
SWKXXXX Social Work Elective
3.0
Total: 6.0
   

Advanced Curriculum | Year 1 | Semester 2

SWK6500 Social Work Perspectives on Psychopathology
3.0
SWKXXXX Social Work Elective
3.0
Total: 6.0
Year 1 Total:  12.0

Advanced Curriculum | Year 2 | Semester 1

SWKXXXX Social Work Elective
3.0
SWK6511 Social Work Practice III: Clinical Concentration I
3.0
SWK6750 Field Instruction III: Advanced Internship 3.0
Total: 9.0

Year 2: Spring Semester

SWK6283 Practice and Program Evaluation
3.0
SWK6521 Social Work Practice IV: Clinical Concentration II
3.0
SWK6760 Field Instruction IV: Advanced Internship 3.0
Total: 9.0
Year 2 Total: 18.0
Program Total:  30.0

NOTE: This program is based on the assumption that students graduated from an accredited BSW program within the past five years and have been granted 30 semester hours of credit toward the MSW degree. If less than 30 hrs of advanced credit were granted, the degree plan will require additional course work.

Special Recommendations

  • SWK6500 Social Work Perspectives in Psychopathology and SWK6533 Advanced Social Policy (Macro Practice) can be taken in semester one or semester two.
  • SWK6283 Practice and Program Evaluation
    Prerequisite: SWK6250 Research I and completion of a statistics class with "C" or better
    Class must be taken in Advanced Curriculum semester two.
    Class is not offered in the summer semester.
  • Students must concurrently enroll in the following pairs:
    SWK6511 Social Work Practice III: Clinical Concentration I and SWK6750 Field Instruction III: Advanced Internship
    SWK6521 Social Work Practice IV: Clinical Concentration II and SWK6760 Field Instruction IV: Advanced Internship