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Online Masters in Social Work 2020/2021

Earning a master’s degree is an exciting venture into academic exploration as well as the development and refinement of skills. A graduate degree can also be the key to career advancement or a pivot point to a career change. What is an Online Master in Social Work? A graduate degree in social work enables you to practice in a number of fields and may lead to certification in the social work… Read more

Earning a master’s degree is an exciting venture into academic exploration as well as the development and refinement of skills. A graduate degree can also be the key to career advancement or a pivot point to a career change.

What is an Online Master in Social Work? A graduate degree in social work enables you to practice in a number of fields and may lead to certification in the social work profession. Classes often include competency in diversity issues, interpersonal communication with families and small groups, community policy and organization, and social justice advocacy. Professional standards in a variety of social work settings and their best practices are also often studied. In addition to coursework, an internship or practicum may be required for graduation.

By gaining a graduate education in social work, you can further your career in helping people have a better way of life. You can gain awareness of social justice values and the importance of including them in a social work practice. You could have the opportunity to develop your listening and speaking skills to become a better advocate for your clients.

The cost of this type of degree program will vary based on the school’s location. Also, an impacting cost is the duration of the degree program.

A Master in Social Work can open up your career to a variety of opportunities. Several industries and organizations use social workers, including psychotherapy practices, agencies dealing with children’s and women’s issues, and healthcare facilities. The criminal justice system and aging advocacy organizations also utilize master’s level social workers as experts and practitioners for positive living and change. Probation officers, adoption workers, and therapists all benefit from social work training.

Online study for a degree is an accessible way to continue your education. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Widener University Online
Chester , USA

Widener University's online Hybrid Dual MSW/MEd in Human Sexuality Studies is the only dual-degree program offering Clinical Social Work and a Human Sexuality focus. Our progr ... +

Widener University's online Hybrid Dual MSW/MEd in Human Sexuality Studies is the only dual-degree program offering Clinical Social Work and a Human Sexuality focus. Our program prepares social workers who are comfortable discussing sexuality in their social work practice, to also be qualified to work in areas that focus explicitly on sexuality. Upon completion of the dual degree, students will be eligible for the AASECT certification and prepared to sit for the LSW Exam. -
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Part-time
3 years
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Winthrop University Online
Rock Hill , USA

Winthrop University's online Master of Social Work Traditional program prepares students without a social work background to become competent, specialized social workers. Lear ... +

Winthrop University's online Master of Social Work Traditional program prepares students without a social work background to become competent, specialized social workers. Learn in a 60-credit hour program that starts with the foundations of social work and develops your skills for specialized empowerment-based social work practice. -
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3 years
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Antioch University Online
Yellow Springs , USA

The online MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling offered by Antioch allows you to channel your passion for helping others into a meaningful and rewarding career as a mental ... +

The online MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling offered by Antioch allows you to channel your passion for helping others into a meaningful and rewarding career as a mental health counselor. -
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Our Lady of the Lake University Online
San Antonio , USA

Our Lady of the Lake University's Worden School of Social Service, offers its acclaimed Master of Social Work degree program entirely online, giving working adults the opportu ... +

Our Lady of the Lake University's Worden School of Social Service, offers its acclaimed Master of Social Work degree program entirely online, giving working adults the opportunity to work toward this career-building and service-oriented credential no matter where they reside. The CSWE-Accredited MSW is one of only three social work master's degree programs in the United States that emphasize service to Hispanic children and families, the fastest-growing demographic community in the nation. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 3 years
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Sacred Heart University Online
Fairfield , USA

You'll expand the level care and assistance you can provide to vulnerable populations and be a force of positive change in your community when you earn your Master of Social W ... +

You'll expand the level care and assistance you can provide to vulnerable populations and be a force of positive change in your community when you earn your Master of Social Work (MSW) degree online at Sacred Heart University. -
Master
Full-time
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20 - 42 months
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Online
 
University of Kentucky Online
Lexington , USA

The University of Kentucky's online CSWE-Accredited MSW program builds the skills you need to pursue your passion, effect change, and advance social justice. Learn more today!

The University of Kentucky's online CSWE-Accredited MSW program builds the skills you need to pursue your passion, effect change, and advance social justice. Learn more today! -
Master
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University of West Florida Online
Pensacola , USA

In the University of West Florida's online Master of Social Work program, students who have earned a BSW degree from a CSWE-accredited social work program can fast-track their ... +

In the University of West Florida's online Master of Social Work program, students who have earned a BSW degree from a CSWE-accredited social work program can fast-track their learning. In as few as 20 months, students are prepared for licensure in the state of Florida and a wide range of social work careers. -
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Full-time
20 months
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George Mason University Online
Fairfax , USA

George Mason University's online Master of Social Work (MSW) degree program prepares you to take the next step toward direct client service and be on your way to becoming a li ... +

George Mason University's online Master of Social Work (MSW) degree program prepares you to take the next step toward direct client service and be on your way to becoming a licensed social worker. You'll learn what it takes to enter a variety of social work settings, including aging and disability services, family assistance, alcohol, and drug abuse counseling, child protection, and more. -
Master
Part-time
36 months
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Nova Southeastern University
Fort Lauderdale , USA

Nova Southeastern University offers an innovative academic program designed for the working professional actively involved in or entering the field of counseling.

Nova Southeastern University offers an innovative academic program designed for the working professional actively involved in or entering the field of counseling. -
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Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education and Psychology
Los Angeles , USA

The Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology online from Pepperdine Graduate School of Education and Psychology empowers you to provide families and couples with the impartial gu ... +

The Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology online from Pepperdine Graduate School of Education and Psychology empowers you to provide families and couples with the impartial guidance they need to build happier and healthier relationships. -
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Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies at the University of San Diego
San Diego , USA

At the Kroc School, we have designed a nine-month Master of Science in Conflict Management and Resolution (MS-CMR) to provide you with the knowledge, frameworks, and skills to ... +

At the Kroc School, we have designed a nine-month Master of Science in Conflict Management and Resolution (MS-CMR) to provide you with the knowledge, frameworks, and skills to transform conflict dynamics. This program combines conflict management with conflict resolution. -
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University of North Alabama College of Arts and Sciences
Florence , USA

The Department of Social Work’s Masters of Social Work (MSW) program's mission is to prepare advanced generalist social work practitioners who demonstrate the application of p ... +

The Department of Social Work’s Masters of Social Work (MSW) program's mission is to prepare advanced generalist social work practitioners who demonstrate the application of professional social work knowledge, values, and skills to practice situations to promote human and community well-being. -
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Kaplan Singapore
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The Master of Counselling in the Faculty of Education is a skill-based course suited to those with an interest in counselling. It is taught by academics with extensive experie ... +

The Master of Counselling in the Faculty of Education is a skill-based course suited to those with an interest in counselling. It is taught by academics with extensive experience working as professional counsellors/psychologists. It can be completed in 12 months, 18 months or 24 months as a part-time study depending on the level of entry. -
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Edith Cowan University Online
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Create a positive change in the lives of individuals, families and communities. Counselling skills are growing in demand, both in the counselling room and outside it. The numb ... +

Create a positive change in the lives of individuals, families and communities. Counselling skills are growing in demand, both in the counselling room and outside it. The number of full-time counsellors continues to grow, and counselling skills are becoming increasingly relevant in other professions, such as nursing, social work, teaching, and other community-based roles. If you are passionate about making a difference to individuals, families and communities, ECU’s online Master of Counselling will give you tools that you can apply to a range of settings. You will develop your capabilities in working with individuals and communities in a way that emphasises cultural awareness and person-centred approaches. You will learn how to translate and deliver counselling across modalities, as well as develop key practices to continue your own development. You will also benefit from the opportunity to put your skills into practice on placement. -
Master
Part-time
24 months
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Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Online
Winona , USA

Gain the skills you need to excel in clinical social work with our affordable MSW program. Graduate ready to treat individuals, couples, families, groups, and communities. 60- ... +

Gain the skills you need to excel in clinical social work with our affordable MSW program. Graduate ready to treat individuals, couples, families, groups, and communities. 60-credit Traditional Track (no BSW) and 30-credit Advanced Standing Track (with BSW) available. -
Master
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