Social Work

Master of Social Work 


Full-Time Advanced Standing Program

The Full-Time Advanced Standing M.S.W. 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).

Frequently Asked Questions (F.A.Q.)


Admissions Requirements (pdf - 69 KB)

Charlotte Regional Partnership

M.S.W. Information Sessions

Course Work

Plan of Courses (pdf - 488 KB)

Information about Field Instruction

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The Advanced Standing Master of Social Work program is also available in an online format. For more information, visit our online program page.


For questions regarding the M.S.W. program, please contact the Department of Social Work Admissions Office 803/323-3396. The Department of Social Work offers a range of Graduate Associate position and Scholarships to M.S.W. students. 

For questions regarding applications, tuition, and fees please contact the Graduate School 803/323-2204.


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