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Fordham University

16 months
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The top-ranked Graduate School of Social Service from Fordham University offers a future-focused online Social Work program, preparing students for integrated practice with all populations. Bachelor's degree required.

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Overview

OnlineMSW@Fordham is the online Master of Social Work (MSW) program from the top-ranked Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service. 

Designed to meet the demands of the 21st century, the future-focused curriculum explores four inter-professional competency areas: Individuals and Families, Organizations and Community, Evaluation, and Policy Practice and Advocacy. 

  • Relocation required? 

No, complete online courses and a local field internship 

  • Top-ranked graduate school of social work? 

Yes, by U.S. News & World Report 

OnlineMSW@Fordham is the online Master of Social Work (MSW) program from the top-ranked Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service. 

Designed to meet the demands of the 21st century, the future-focused curriculum explores four inter-professional focus areas through the traditional and advanced standing plans of study: Individuals and Families, Organizations and Community, Evaluation, and Policy Practice and Advocacy. 

  •  Earn an MSW online—accelerated option available 
  • Top-ranked graduate school of social work by U.S. News & World Report
  • Full-time and part-time program tracks  

Fordham’s skills-based, online MSW program integrates advanced relevant social work competencies, preparing students to serve individuals and communities while moving the profession forward. 

This program includes advanced standing and traditional MSW options:

  • Traditional and advanced standing online MSW options are available. 
  • Earn an MSW online. An accelerated option is available. 
  • Fordham was named a top-ranked graduate school of social work by U.S. News & World Report.
  • There are four areas of focus: Individuals and Families, Organizations and Community, Evaluation, and Policy Practice and Advocacy.
  • Pursue the degree on a full-time or part-time track.  
  • Each term comprises two eight-week mini sessions. 

The online Master of Social Work program is offered Fordham University’s top-ranked Graduate School of Social Service (GSS), one of the nation’s largest schools of social work. Rooted in the tradition of care for the whole person, GSS has been providing high-quality social work education for more than 100 years. Students develop skills that extend across populations and social work contexts as they progress through the University’s forward-facing curriculum. Bachelor's degree required.

Accreditation

The online Master of Social Work program from the Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Fordham University is regionally accredited by the Middle States Association of the Commission on Higher Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Integrating Human Rights and Justice in Practice 
  • Social Work Practice with Organizations and Communities
  • Social Work Skills Lab
  • Social Work Practice with Individuals Across the Lifespan
  • Contemporary Social Welfare Policy 
  • Social Work Practice with Families and Groups Across the Lifespan 
  • Applied Social Work Research and Evaluation 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 16 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application: To apply to OnlineMSW@Fordham, you must first create an account with Fordham University. After you create an account, which only requires filling in your contact information and birthdate, you will be able to start your application for the online MSW program.
  • Essay
  • Transcripts:
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Current resume/C.V.
  • Application fee: $60

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    47668 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 963 USD per credit during 16 months.
  • National

    47668 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 963 USD per credit during 16 months.

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