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Here are a few of the plan of studies that are possible. You have 5 years from the date you begin coursework to finish the degree.

All program options depend upon sufficient student enrollment.

Students eligible for advanced standing in the MSW program have received a BSW within the past five years. Students without a BSW within the past five years are eligible for regular standing admission.

Advanced Standing must take 39 credits and Regular Standing must take 60 credit hours.

Advanced Standing Full-Time

Required 39 credit hours.

First Year
Second Year
4th Semester
  1. SWK-D 651 or SWK-D 651/652
  2. SWK-D 661 or SWK-D 600 Elective Flexible
5th Semester
  1. SWK-D 652

Advanced Standing Part-Time

Required 39 credit hours.

First Year
1st Semester
  1. SWK-D 513
  2. SWK-D 517
2nd Semester
  1. SWK-D 514
  2. SWK-D 661 or SWK-D 600 Elective Flexible
3rd Semester
  1. SWK-D 618
  2. SWK-D 641
Second Year
4th Semester
  1. SWK-D 623
  2. SWK-D 642
5th Semester
  1. SWK-D 651 or SWK-D 651/652
  2. SWK-D 661 or SWK-D 600 Elective Flexible
6th Semester
  1. SWK-D 652
  2. SWK-D 661 or SWK-D 600 Elective Flexible

Regular Standing Full-Time

Required 60 credit hours.

First Year
Second Year

Regular Standing Part-Time

Required 60 credit hours.

First Year
1st Semester
  1. SWK-D 501
  2. SWK-D 503
2nd Semester
  1. SWK-D 504
  2. SWK-D 505
3rd Semester
  1. SWK-D 502
  2. SWK-D 516
Second Year
4th Semester
  1. SWK-D 517
  2. SWK-D 513
5th Semester
  1. SWK-D 514
  2. SWK-D 555
  3. SWK-D 661 or SWK-D 600 Elective Flexible
6th Semester
  1. SWK-D 618
  2. SWK-D 641
Third Year
7th Semester
  1. SWK-D 623
  2. SWK-D 642
8th Semester
  1. SWK-D 651
  2. SWK-D 661 or SWK-D 600 Elective Flexible
9th Semester
  1. SWK-D 652
  2. SWK-D 661 or SWK-D 600 Elective Flexible