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Minnesota Social Work Salary

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  • Become a social worker in Minnesota

    In order to become a licensed social work practitioner in Minnesota, you will have to complete prerequisite coursework, examination requirements, and, in certain cases, supervised work requirements. Also, there are certain levels of social work in Minnesota that require a Master of Social Work. We have made a commitment to keeping updated information regarding social work licensure in Minnesota. If you are having any trouble finding the information you are looking for on our site, or for the most up-to-date social work license information for Minnesota, please refer to the Minnesota State Board of Social Work Examiners.

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    Minnesota law recognizes four classes of social workers: Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW), Licensed Graduate Social Worker (LGSW) and Licensed Social Worker (LSW). The requirements are as follows: