MSW Program Advanced Standing

ADVANCED STANDING PROGRAM

  

Master of Social Work students who are admitted with Advanced Standing have satisfied MSW foundation requirements (21 credits) in a CSWE-accredited BSW program.  Advanced standing students earn their MSW degree in 39 credits, including 700 hours of advanced clinical field practice in an area of specialization.
 
Advanced Standing students complete their MSW degree in one or two years of full-time study:   
 
APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION WITH ADVANCED STANDING
MSW applicants who graduated from a CSWE-accredited undergraduate social work program (BSW) within the past six years may apply for admission with Advanced Standing.  Most successful applicants for admission with Advanced Standing have an undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or above. 
 
Candidates for MSW admission with Advanced Standing apply to the School of Graduate Studies:
 
Questions regarding the application process may be directed to Diane Michaelsen at Michaelsend1@SouthernCT.edu or 203-392 6905.