The MSW@USC, the online Master of Social Work from top-ranked USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work, is designed for aspiring social work leaders. Students gain clinical skills in virtual and in-person field education and will choose a department of study in either adult mental health, children and families, or social change. The Advanced Standing track, available to BSW holders, can be completed in as little as one year.
Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) from a regionally accredited college or university
Minimum of 18 units of interdisciplinary liberal arts coursework, spanning both social and biological sciences
Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (based on a 4.0 grading scale) for the full-time, 4-semester program. Prospective students with a cumulative undergraduate GPA below 2.8 will not be considered
Experience in providing service to people preferred
Statement of purpose
USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work
Master of Social Work (MSW)