Social Work

University of Oklahoma

24 months
39932 USD/year
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The Online Master of Social Work  program from University of Oklahoma is a 60-credit-hour program open to students with a bachelor’s degree in any field. Completed over eight semesters, the curriculum combines online coursework and field training practicums. Practicum placements do not have to be located near the University of Oklahoma’s campuses. 



Students from outside the region will meet their practicum supervision requirements utilizing resources near their home and support from the Zarrow School of Social Work staff through online technologies.

The Online Master of Social Work from the from University of Oklahoma is a highly desirable degree that offers many advantages to graduates. Accreditation by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) is extremely valuable to job seekers in the field. In addition, completion of the degree allows graduates to apply for licensure in many states (requirements vary by state), and the credits earned in the degree count towards continuing education requirements.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work Research Methods 
  • Policy Practice in S WK: Analysis & Advocacy 
  • Human Diversity & Societal Oppression 
  • Theory, Practice, & Evaluation with Individuals 
  • Theory, Practice, & Evaluation with Families & Groups 
  •  Professional Social Work

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You want to make a difference in the lives of Oklahomans. 
  • You can join with other Sooners to be a part of the rich history of OU, partaking in all OU has to offer.
  • We offer scholarships, stipends, and more to help you fund your education.
  • Our students have international opportunities and impact.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39932 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19966 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • Resident - 18 credits hours: $6,946
  • Non-Resident - 18 credits hours: $16,831


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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Social Work
University of Oklahoma