Master of Social Work

University of Georgia
Degree Level Masters
Total Credit Hours 60

Program Description

The Master of Social Work program prepares you to be a leader in the field of social work and meets all educational requirements leading to licensing as a social worker in Georgia and the nation. This program is designed to provide flexibility to persons in Georgia interested in pursuing a career in social work.

Admissions Information

Students applying to The University of Georgia must be accepted by the Graduate School. Persons holding a bachelor's degree from any institution accredited by the proper regional accrediting association are eligible to apply for admission to the Graduate School.

Other requirements include:

Narrative Statement - Highlight your commitment to the values of the social work profession as reflected in the NASW code of ethics and clearly specify your career objectives.

Resumé - Including details of your work experience in human service through paid, volunteer, and internship experiences.

Three letters of recommendation supporting your readiness for graduate work, appropriate interpersonal skills and talent for leadership.

Program Accreditation

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Council on Social Work Education