As a student in the MSW program, you can:
- Increase your knowledge of social problems and their solutions.
- Learn to improve social conditions for those in Alabama and throughout the U.S.
- Develop the skills to promote social justice and human dignity for all people.
UA offers two options for earning your MSW: the Advanced-Standing Program and the 60-credit-hour program.
The Advanced-Standing Program is a 42-credit-hour program for only those who hold a CSWE-accredited BSW. It can be completed in three semesters when pursued full-time. Coursework is offered primarily online with face-to-face skills labs held on selected Saturdays at regionally convenient locations across Alabama.
The 60-credit-hour program is for those who do not currently hold a CSWE-accredited BSW. It is also available primarily online with face-to-face skills labs held at regionally convenient locations on selected Saturdays across the state of Alabama. It can be completed in two years when pursued full-time.
Both options offer two concentrations: Children, Adolescents and their Families or Adults and their Families.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Models and Methods of Social Work Practice with Adults in Mental Health
- Models and Methods of Gerontological Social Work Practice
- Models and Methods of Social Work Practice with Children and Adolescents in Mental Health
- Models and Methods of Social Work Practice in Child Welfare and Family Services
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
- Number of Credit Hours - 42-60
- Fully structured
- Regular mandatory meetings
- Continuous support with feedback on request
- Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments
DisciplinesSocial Work View 52 other Masters in Social Work in United States
- Applicant data sheet and statement of purpose
- One transcript for each U.S. or international institution of higher education
- Admissions test scores less than five years old
- The application fee is $65 for U.S. citizens and permanent residents and $80 for international applicants
- Three letters of recommendation.
- Additional application materials (e.g., portfolios, writing samples, responses to essay questions, etc.) required by individual departments
- International applicants must submit one certified copy in the native language along with certified precise word-for-word English translations of all transcripts, diplomas, and certificates of degree.
International29230 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14615 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
National29230 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14615 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.