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Master of Social Work (MSW) Boston University

USA

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Summary

The programs of the Boston University School of Social Work are fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. We offer Charles River Campus programs (full-time, part-time, and advanced standing); Off-Campus part-time programs; and a part-time Online Program.

Full-Time Study

The full-time program includes two years of full-time study on the Charles River Campus in Boston. The usual program in the foundation year includes 27 semester credits in coursework and 6 semester credits in field education. The advanced-year program includes 24 semester credits in coursework and 8 semester credits in the field.

Off-Campus Program Structure

The SSW Off-Campus Program offers three options to complete the MSW degree, depending on educational background:

Traditional MSW Track (TT): The Traditional Track can be completed in 8 consecutive semesters and consists of 65 credits and 2 field internships.

Human Service Experience (HSE) Track: Applicants who have a minimum of two years of human services experience supervised by a master’s-level practitioner may apply to be considered for the Human Service Experience (HSE) Track. This option can be completed in 8 semesters and consists of 65 credits and a single field internship.

Advanced Standing Track: The Advanced Standing Track is for applicants with an undergraduate social work degree from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. This option can be completed in 6 semesters and consists of 40–43 credits and a single field internship. (This option is available at the Bedford and Fall River campuses.)

Online Program Structure

The SSW Online Program offers three options to complete the MSW degree:

Traditional MSW Track (TT): The Traditional Track can be completed in 9 consecutive semesters and consists of 65 credits and 2 field internships.

Human Service Experience (HSE) Track: Applicants who have a minimum of two years of human services experience working under a master’s-level supervisor may apply to be considered for this track. This option can be completed in 9 semesters and consists of 65 credits and a single field internship.

Advanced Standing Track: The Advanced Standing Track is for applicants with an undergraduate social work degree from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. This option can be completed in 6 semesters and consists of 40–43 credits and a single field internship

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study Master of Social Work (MSW).

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees

$35,136.00 (25,75,448) per year

From

02 Sep

Venue

School of Social Work

264 Bay State Road,

BOSTON,

Massachusetts,

02215, United States

Online/Distance with attendence (2 years)

Tuition fees

USD $850 per credit

From

21 Jan

Venue

School of Social Work

264 Bay State Road,

BOSTON,

Massachusetts,

02215, United States

Online/Distance (2 years)

Tuition fees

USD $850 per credit

From

02 Sep

Venue

School of Social Work

264 Bay State Road,

BOSTON,

Massachusetts,

02215, United States

Entry requirement for international students

To apply for admission to any of our MSW programs, you must hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university, or be enrolled in a course of study that will result in the award of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university before you begin your MSW studies.

For the TOEFL, a minimum score of 577 is required on the paper-based test and a minimum score of 100 is required for the Internet-based test, with a minimum score requirement of 25 in each of the four sub-categories of the exam: speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

For the IELTS, a minimum score of 7.0 is required on each of the four sub-sections.

* Please check with your chosen school for the exact entry requirements for your programme.

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