Small classes support collaboration in an online setting.

Many high-quality online programs feature small classes so all perspectives can be shared. Students in intimate, live online classes have the chance to work closely with peers and faculty as they grow their social work practice.

These online programs feature small class sizes:

Earn a Master of Social Work Online From Baylor

Complete the Master of Social Work online program at Baylor University in as few as 12 months. Serve populations in Texas and around the world while ethically integrating faith and social work practice. No GRE required.

  • Address injustice from a strengths-based perspective
  • Ethically integrates faith and social work practice
  • Serve as a trusted resource for clients, no matter their personal background
  • Complete the MSW online program in as few as 12 months

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Earn Your Master’s in Social Work Online at CWRU

In as few as a year and a half, you can prepare for social work leadership by earning your Master of Social Work online from Case Western Reserve University’s school of social work.

  • CSWE-accredited
  • No GRE requirement
  • Complete in as few as one and a half years

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Earn Your MSW Online from Fordham University

Fordham’s skills-based, online MSW program integrates advanced relevant social work competencies, preparing students to serve individuals and communities while moving the profession forward. This program includes advanced standing and traditional MSW options.

  •  Traditional and advanced standing online MSW options are available.
  • There are four areas of focus: Individuals and Families, Organizations and Community, Evaluation, and Policy Practice and Advocacy.
  • Pursue the degree on a full-time or part-time track.

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Earn Your Master of Social Work From Simmons University

Aspiring direct practitioners can earn their MSW online from Simmons University in as few as 16 months. GRE scores are not required, and the program offers full-time, part-time, accelerated, and advanced standing tracks.

  • Prepares students to pursue licensure, including LCSW 
  • Full-time, part-time, and accelerated tracks 
  • Minimum completion time: 16 months

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Earn your Master of Social Work online from the University of Denver.

The University of Denver’s online MSW program is delivered by its top-ranked school of social work1 and offers two program tracks: traditional and advanced standing. Students with a BSW can complete the advanced standing track in as few as 18 months; students without a BSW can complete the traditional track in as few as 27 months.

1U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 – Best Schools for Social Work  

  • Complete the online MSW program in as few as 18 months if you have a BSW; if you do not have a BSW, the program may be completed in as few as 27 months.
  • No GRE Required
  • Mental Health and Trauma or Health, Equity and Wellness concentrations

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Earn your Master of Social Work Online from USC

The MSW@USC is the online Master of Social Work from USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work. The Advanced Standing track can be completed in as little as 1 year. USC offers virtual and in-person field education, and students focus on adults, youth or social change.

  •  Minimum completion time: 12 months with a BSW 
  • Online classes taught by USC faculty 
  • Virtual field training to build skills and confidence

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Other Online Master’s Programs that feature small class sizes: