Become a Social Worker in
Arkansas


Disclaimer: Due to the rapidly changing nature of social work regulations, for the most up-to-date information on becoming a social worker in Arkansas, contact the Arkansas Social Work Licensing Board.

Arkansas Social Work Salary

Disclaimer: Social Worker Salary information is taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Arkansas Social Work Scholarships

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Become a social worker in Arkansas

To become a licensed social work practitioner in Arkansas, you will need to complete prerequisite coursework, examination requirements, and, in some cases, supervised work requirements. Additionally, to practice at some levels of social work in Arkansas, a Master of Social Work is necessary. We are dedicated to keeping updated information on Arkansas social work licensure available. If you are experiencing difficulty finding the information you are looking for here, or for the most up-to-date Arkansas social work license information, please visit the Arkansas State Board of Social Work Examiners.

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Arkansas law recognizes three classes of social workers: Licensed Certified Social Worker (CSW), Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) and Licensed Social Worker (LSW). The requirements are as follows: