Change Lives With an Online MSW Program

Advanced Standing Program for BSW-Holders

The USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work offers its Master of Social Work (MSW) program online to reach aspiring social work leaders across the country.

The online MSW curriculum — which is identical to its on-campus equivalent program — enables you to master a range of social work techniques, including early intervention, prevention and wellness, leadership and effective collaboration, and evidence-based practice.

The MSW@USC At-a-Glance

With part-time and full-time options, the CSWE-accredited MSW@USC is a flexible program that prepares students to become licensed clinical social workers (LCSWs).

  • Traditional Program: Complete 60 credits in as few as 16 months
  • Advanced Standing Program: Complete 37 credits in as few as 12 months
  • Concentrate your studies in one of three departments:
    • Adult Mental Health and Wellness
    • Children, Youth and Families
    • Social Change and Innovation
  • Optional program tracks in Military Social Work or School Social Work
  • 1,000 hours of supervised field placement
Bachelor's Degree

Fill out this brief form to receive more information about the MSW@USC program from our admissions team.