MSW at a Glance

Ignite Change with a Master of Social Work degree from Seattle University!

Program Options

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Program Options

SU offers 2-Year (66 credit) and Advanced Standing (10 month, 39 credit) MSW Programs

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Sub-Specializations

Students can choose between Addictions, Medical/Health, or Trauma Informed Practice 

Faculty

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Full Time Faculty

Our faculty have rich backgrounds in their fields and each social work class is taught by a faculty member.

Practicum

Hours of Practicum

The 2-Year MSW program offers 1168 hours of practicum. 

The Advanced Standing program offers 720 hours of practicum. 

Graduating Class of 2020

33%
Racial and Ethnic Diversity

Of our 24 C/O 2020 graduates, 33% (8) identify as People of Color. 

3.36
G.P.A

The average G.P.A of our 24 C/O 2020 graduates was 3.36 at the time of application. 

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Age

The average age of our 24 C/O 2020 graduates was 29 at the time of application. 

Accreditation

Accredited by CSWE

Seattle University's MSW program is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.

Fields of practice

Examples of Fields of Practice after Graduation

Case Management

Child/Adolescent and Family Services         

Child Welfare Crisis Intervention

Gerontology

Hospice

Justice System including Juvenile Justice

Medical Social Work

Community Practice

Chemical Dependency Mental Health: Counseling and Psychotherapy

Residential Treatment