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Seattle University offers social justice focused, community-based advanced clinical social work education.

Program Options

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2-Year MSW

A full-time, cohort-based, social justice-focused MSW program. 

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Advanced Standing MSW

For applicants who have an undergraduate degree in social work or social welfare. 

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Learn about practicum details and requirements for both MSW program options. 

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Learn about sub-specialty choices for both MSW program options. 

MSW Events and Info Sessions

Student Spotlight

Contact Us

  • Hye-Kyung Kang, MSW, PHD

    Chair, Social Work

    Director, Master of Social Work

  • Estella Williamson, DSW, MSW, ACSW

    Field Director and Clinical Professor, Social Work

  • Katie Hoag

    Program Coordinator, Master of Social Work

  • Anna McCain

    Administrative Assistant, Social Work

Social Work

Katherine Cole, MSW '19

Student Story

"The MSW program at Seattle University has taught me to be a critical thinker and encouraged me to live a life in which I strive for equity in the face of systemic faults."

Katherine Cole, MSW '19 2019 NASW Outstanding Student Award recipient

NASW's Response to $2 trillion Coronavirus Relief Package

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The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) commends Congress and the White House for passing into law the $2.2 trillion economic relief package that will provide aid to individuals, families and communities.
Mar 31, 2020

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COVID-19 Resources

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During this stressful and uncertain time, SU wants to make finding resources as simple as possible. Take a look at the following list of resources and contacts.
Mar 23, 2020

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New Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Anne Farina

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Welcome to our faculty members who have joined us this academic year!
Mar 16, 2020

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