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 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:
In order 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. Also, certain levels of social work in Arkansas can only be reached after earning a Master of Social Work. We are committed to keeping updated information on Arkansas social work licensure policies available to you.
Disclaimer: Social Worker Salary information is taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Information about social worker salaries in Arkansas is subject to change. Please confirm salary information with your state before applying for licensure or renewal. Last updated: 03/30/2016.