The core courses in Utica's MSW degree online program can be completed in eight semesters, full-time. The program will prepare you for clinical social work practice through rigorous coursework and research-based skills development. With your MSW degree, you will be prepared to sit for licensure exams in your state.
You'll build a strong set of clinical practices by completing 900 hours of field placement, with the opportunity to identify your preferred placement locations. Faculty mentors who are social work professionals will guide you as you develop skills that will transfer to your ideal social work career. No residency is required in this program.