Disclaimer: Due to the rapidly changing nature of social work regulations, for the most up-to-date information on becoming a social worker in Oregon, contact the Oregon Social Work Licensing Board.
Oregon law recognizes four classes of social workers: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Certified Social Worker Associate (CSWA), Licensed Master's Social Worker (LMSW) and Registered Baccalaureate Social Worker (RBSW). The requirements are as follows:
In order to become a licensed social work practitioner in Oregon, you will need to complete prerequisite coursework, examination requirements, and, in some cases, supervised work requirements. Also, certain levels of social work in Oregon can only be reached after earning a Master of Social Work. We are committed to keeping updated information on Oregon social work licensure policies available to you.
Disclaimer: There may be additional methods of certification that have not been covered here. Please contact your state social work licensing department for more information.
Disclaimer: Social Worker Salary information is taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Information about social worker salaries in Oregon is subject to change. Please confirm salary information with your state before applying for licensure or renewal. Last updated: 03/30/2016.