The MSW@USC offers more specialization options than any other program in the country, allowing you to choose from five concentrations and two sub-concentrations. Concentration classes provide additional depth in your area of interest, enhancing your skills and expertise in the type of practice you hope to pursue after graduation — without limiting your future opportunities. Each MSW@USC concentration features advanced coursework to prepare you to work with the clients you plan to serve.

As an MSW@USC student, you can choose from the following concentrations:


You may choose to supplement any concentration with a sub-concentration in Military Social Work. If you choose the Families and Children concentration, you may be able to supplement your studies with a sub-concentration in School Settings. Learn more about sub-concentrations here >>

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