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Department of Social Work

Department of Social Work

Master of Social Work 

Advanced Standing Program

The Advanced Standing MSW Program is a 39 credit program available to applicants who have a Bachelor of Social Work degree from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited college or university. The Program is completed on a full-time basis over an entire calendar year (May to May).The Program offers a concentration in Empowerment Practice across systems (individuals and families; small groups; and communities and organizations.

Admissions Requirements (pdf 157 KB)

Plan of Courses (pdf 82 KB)

Information about Field Instruction

Dates for MSW Information Sessions (pdf 187 KB)

Frequently Asked Questions (F.A.Q.)


For questions regarding admissions, please contact the Graduate School 803/323-2204.

For questions regarding the MSW program, please contact the Department of Social Work 803/323-2168.

The Department of Social Work offers a range of assistantship positions to MSW students. Click here for more information.


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