Master On Campus

Social Work

East Tennessee State University

12 months
1442 USD/credit
1442 USD/credit
601 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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East Tennessee State University's Social Work program's mission is to provide professional preparation and training to prepare students for advanced clinical social work.


The Social Work program at the East Tennessee State University provides a comprehensive and virgorous curriculum that prepares students to utilize person-in-environment frameworks and evidenced-informed techniques to develop clinical skills to work with individuals, groups, and communities in a variety of settings. 

Key Features 

  • Whether you are interested in clinical social work, non-profit leadership, or creating systemic social change, ETSU's MSW program combines research-informed coursework and in-depth internships (16-24 hours per week) to meet your career goals. 
  • ETSU's MSW program has been continually accredited since 2003. Graduates are eligible to work towards licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Practice Foundations 
  • Research 
  • Social Welfare Policy 
  • Foundation Field 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Unofficial transcripts may be submitted with your application. Official transcripts will be required upon acceptance to a Graduate program.
  • 3 recommendations to be submitted through the online application.
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.75 (domestic) or 3.0 (international) (on a 4.0 scale) and a GPA of 3.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale) for the last 60 semester credits or 90 quarter credit-hours
  • A statement (150-300 words) about why you wish to pursue this degree.
  • Resume that includes personal data, educational experience, work/volunteer experience, special skills, attributes, and professional affiliations and recognitions.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1442 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1442 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    1442 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1442 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    601 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 601 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Johnson City

1017 - 1889 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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