12 months
980 USD/credit 29400 USD/year
980 USD/credit 29400 USD/year
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The University of New England Maine on-campus Master of Social Work program will give you the tools and knowledge you need to have a positive effect in the world — for a career change, or a career start. Our approach provides flexibility for your busy schedule as well as immersive, hands-on learning experiences.


The on-campus Master of Social Work option from University of New England Maine offers you traditional face-to-face learning in small, intimate classes with engaged faculty on our Portland, Maine campus. 

Our teaching is consistently high quality, and you will leave each class feeling transformed.

Key Features 

  • We offer select hybrid course options, which combine opportunities for in-person teacher and peer interaction with the flexibility of asynchronous distance learning. 
  • Such programming helps students manage their busy schedule while staying on track with learning.

Programme Structure

  • Field education is a cornerstone of social work training. As a school, we demonstrate our commitment to providing meaningful opportunities to do work in the field by offering personalized field planning, an emphasis on student choice, attentive field supervision, and a supportive weekly field seminar.
  • Our M.S.W. program is campus-based but offers some hybrid course options for those who desire greater flexibility. Hybrid courses meet once every third week and the remainder of the course material is taught online

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at University of New England Maine and/or in United States, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All complete applications are reviewed for admission as they are received, and admission decisions are made on a rolling basis by the program admission committee.
  • Applicants are encouraged to apply early for scholarship award consideration.
  • Full-time and Advanced Standing applicants are encouraged to apply by May 1st for field placement planning purposes. Early applicants have a wider range of field opportunities available to them and can secure placements before summer break.
  • UNE communicates all status updates, notifications, and admissions decisions via email.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 980 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    29400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 980 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Boston

1560 - 3239 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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