Earn your Master of Social Work Online at UGA.

Meet educational requirements leading to becoming a licensed master social worker (LMSW) in Georgia and beyond.


                 Get more information about the                       Master of Social Work degree program online!

The University of Georgia is now accepting applications for its inaugural cohort of online students for the Master of Social Work (MSW) degree online. 

Accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, the MSW online prepares you for an advanced social work career in micro practice. The program is open to people from a variety of academic and professional backgrounds.

Develop as a leader in social work through the flexibility of online courses and meet the ever-changing challenges facing the people of Georgia.

Graduates of this online master's program go on to pursue careers such as School Social Worker, Counselor, Substance Abuse Social Worker, Child and Family Social Worker, Marriage and Family Social Worker, Geriatric Social Worker, Hospice Social Worker, Medical Social Worker, Forensic Social Worker and provides a direct path to becoming an Independent Licensed Social Worker and establishing a private practice.

Find out what you can achieve with an online degree from UGA by requesting more information now!

"I have never seen a program that seemed to be customized to suit the needs and development of the students like the program here. I do not doubt that I will be a well-rounded social worker because of the MSW Program here. Selecting this program, at UGA, was the best decision I could have made."

Marquetta Thomas
current MSW student


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