2-Year MSW Requirements


Admissions Requirements

  • Completed baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Completion of 3 courses (5 quarter credits or 3 semester credits each) in liberal arts content, specifically one course in each of the areas: Humanities, Social Science, and Natural Science.
  • A G.P.A. of 3.0 (B) or better on a 4.0 scale in the last 90 quarter or 60 semester credits (Applicants with a G.P.A. below 3.0 (B) must submit a G.P.A. Explanatory Statement)
  • Completion of a Statistics prerequisite course before enrollment.
  • Criminal Background Check/Criminal Offender Record Information. (Although this is not part of the application process applicants who are offered admission will receive instructions to complete the background check before field placement.)

 Admissions Materials

  • Application
  • Admission Essays: Part 1 and Part 2
  • Resume
  • Three Professional Recommendations
  • Undergraduate and Graduate (if any) Transcripts 
    • Submit electronically or mail directly to Graduate Admissions
      • Seattle University
        Office of Graduate Admissions
        901 12th Avenue
        P.O.Box 222000
        Seattle, WA 98122-1090
      • grad-admissions@seattleu.edu
  • Academic Preparation Form
  • Application Fee