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Program at a Glance

College of Health Professions and Sciences
Social Work, Schl of
$369.65 per credit hour
$1,194.05 per credit hour

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The Master of Social Work (MSW) Program, Part-Time Traditional Track allows students who do not have a BSW degree to complete the MSW required curriculum at the main campus.

The first year of study in the Master of Social Work (MSW) Program, Part-Time Traditional Track includes 18 credit hours in classwork. The second year of study includes 18 credit hours in classwork and 6 credit hours in the field. The third year of study includes 12 credit hours in classwork and 8 credit hours in the field.

This program has potential ties to professional licensure or certification in the field. For more information on how this program may prepare students in that regard, please visit

The MSW program strives to provide students with the education needed to become successful practitioners in the field of clinical social work. The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Code of Ethics is enforced throughout the academic curriculum. Students who violate the NASW Code of Ethics may be subject to academic sanctions or dismissed from the program.

Please note: Social Work (MSW) may be completed fully online, although not all elective options or program prerequisites may be offered online. Newly admitted students choosing to complete this program exclusively via UCF online classes may enroll with a reduction in campus-based fees.

Application Deadlines

July 1
January 15

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Career Opportunities

UCF prepares you for life beyond the classroom. Here, you’ll experience a wide range of opportunity, like learning diverse skills from world-renowned faculty to networking with top employers across Central Florida to gaining first-hand experience in internships nearby. Achieve your degree and more as a Knight.
  • AIDS Counselor
  • Certified Children
  • Child Protective Services Social Worker
  • Child Welfare Worker
  • Community Service Director
  • Criminal Justice Social Worker
  • Family Counselor
  • Family Preservation Caseworker
  • Family Service Caseworker
  • Family Therapist
  • Foster Care Worker
  • Geriatric Social Work Professor
  • Juvenile Probation Officer
  • Marriage Counselor
  • Pediatric Social Worker
  • Probation Officer
  • Psychiatric Social Worker
  • School Social Worker
  • Social Service Director
  • Social Services Director
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