Master of Social Work (MSW) - Child Welfare Specialization
Aurora University Online
Full time, Part time
USD 618 / per credit
Earliest start date
Take the next step in your social work career and gain the expertise to improve the lives of children and their families with the online Master of Social Work (MSW) - Child Welfare Specialization program from Aurora University. As Chicagoland’s first CSWE-accredited online graduate degree, this program opens the door to professional advancement opportunities within the field through a curriculum that delivers specialized skills. When you graduate, you'll be fully prepared to take the Illinois Child Welfare Licensing Exam and advance into the social work career you want.
The program is taught by industry experts who base each lesson on real-world social work experience. With their support and personalized instruction, you'll compound your professional knowledge with advanced skills for social work practice. Examine theories of human behavior and development, the effects of childhood trauma, social and child welfare policies, and more. Additionally, you'll also have the opportunity to gain hands-on practice through an internship opportunity.
All of Aurora University's online programs are taught in an interactive, virtual classroom. As an online student, you'll receive the flexibility you need to maintain your personal and professional commitments while completing your education. Access course materials, discuss your ideas with classmates, and conference with faculty members from a time and place that's convenient for your schedule.