University of South Florida Online MSW Program

University of South Florida’s online Master of Social Work program offers a live online classroom experience for students who hold bachelor’s degrees in social work and want to advance their careers as clinical social workers. Full-time students can expect to complete this 35 credit hour program in three semesters. Part-time students can expect to complete the program in five semesters.

This program is offered 100% online without any campus visits required and is offered as a full-time program or as a part-time program. Both part-time and full-time students are required to complete 8 credits of supervised field experience.

University of South Florida’s advanced online MSW program is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).

University of South Florida Online MSW Program: Overview

Department: USF School of Social Work

Degree Types: Part-Time and Full-Time Advanced Standing

Concentrations: Clinical Social Work Practice

Program Structure: Online with field education

Instruction Method: Cohort model consisting of asynchronous and synchronous instruction

Program Overview

  • Program Name: Online Master of Social Work (MSW)
  • Phone Number: (813) 974-2063

Program Requirements

  • Field Education Requirements: 10 hours per week (part-time) 20 hours per week (full-time)
  • Number of Credits Required: 35 credit hours

Program Length

  • Program Options: Part-Time and Full-Time Options
  • Program Length: Five semesters (part-time) or three semesters (full-time)
  • Start Dates: Summer admission only

Admission Requirements

  • BSW Requirement: BSW degree from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited program within five years from the term of entry
  • GPA: Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • GRE Information: Not Required

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University of South Florida's MSW program information was last updated on October 2018. For more information, visit the university's website above. 

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