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DEGREE SUMMARY

Est. Total Tuition $24,000
Credits Required 60
Delivery Classroom
Campus Locations 8
Requirements
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ONLINE TUITION INFO

Online courses have a set cost per credit. Online credits are not counted as part of your total credits shown in the university tuition table. Total tuition is based on current rates and tuition rates are subject to change without notice.

Cost Per Credit $0
Total for 60 credits $24,000
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TUITION INFORMATION

This degree is a special program and has a tuition rate that is different from the standard Utah State University tuition rates. Tuition rates shown are current and subject to change without notice.

Cost Per Credit $400
Total for 60 credits $24,000
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TUITION INFO

Estimated total tuition is based on current rates and student fees for a Utah resident. Tuition rates subject to change. Some courses may have additional fees.

credits/semester $2,058
Total for 10 semesters $24,000
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CREDIT REQUIREMENTS

In addition to the degree specific course requirements, there may be additional requirements for this degree. Visit the department website or speak with an advisor to determine what courses are needed in order to graduate.

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DELIVERY INFORMATION

Courses for this degree take place in classrooms throughout our network of campuses. These courses may be available through Interactive Video Conferencing (IVC) which are broadcast to classrooms or courses may take place in the classroom where broadcasts originate. For more information about this and other delivery types, visit our course delivery page.

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CLASSROOM LOCATIONS

This degree is offered at these campuses:

Blanding, Brigham City, Kaysville, Logan, Moab, Price, Tooele, Uintah Basin

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Potential Careers

  • Public Welfare
  • Criminal Justice/Corrections
  • School Social Work
  • Child Welfare
  • Family Services
  • Private Practice
  • Gerontology
  • Clinical

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Master of
Social Work

Utah State University’s distance delivered Master of Social Work program is a three-year, part-time program offered throughout the state of Utah. The program features evening courses, making it possible to maintain full-time employment while pursuing a degree. Students are admitted to a specific location and will typically not be allowed to transfer between locations or the to the part-time/full-time programs in Logan.

Additional Degree Information

Department Website

For Help Getting Started

Please call (800) 233-2137 or send an email to distance.info@usu.edu.

Program Contacts

Derrik Tollefson - MSW Program Coordinator
Vernal
Phone: (435) 722-1752
derrik.tollefson@usu.edu

In addition to the courses listed below, additional courses may be required. Contact your advisor to determine what courses are needed in order to complete this program.

Required Courses

  • SW 6000: Principles and Philosophy of Social Work
  • SW 6050: HBSE I- Individuals and Families in their Environment
  • SW 6100: Generalist Practice I
  • SW 6200: Research Methods
  • SW 6400: Supervised Practicum I
  • SW 6300: Social Policy Analysis
  • SW 6250: HBSE II- Groups, Organizations, and Communities
  • SW 6150: Generalist Practice II
  • SW 6450: Supervised Practicum II
  • SW 6475: Block Practicum Supervised Practicum (available in the summer)
  • SW 6800: Law and Ethics for Social Workers
  • SW 6600: Policy and Administration
  • SW 6700: Advanced Generalist Practice I
  • SW 6900: Supervised Practicum III
  • SW 6650: Advanced Research Methods
  • SW 6850: Advanced Practice with Individuals and Families
  • SW 6750: Advanced Generalist Practice II
  • SW 6950: Supervised Practicum IV
  • SW 6975: Block Advanced Supervised Practicum (available in the summer)

Elective Courses

  • SW 6500: Advanced Child Welfare Practice
  • SW 6525: Practice with Mature & Aging Adults
  • SW 6550: Advanced Practice with Victims and Perpetrators of Family Violence
  • SW 6575: Social Work Practice with Substance Abusing Clients
  • SW 6875: Clinical Social Work Practice with Women
  • SW 6775: Forensic Social Work Practice
  • SW 6990: Independent Study
  • SW 6993: Research Project
  • SW 6995: Special Topics on Social Work Practice