Online Master of Social Work (MSW)
Social workers serve on the front lines creating change for individuals and communities. The 100% online Master of Social Work from Regis College can help put you in a position to impact the future of countless people, fight for social change and policy reform, and achieve your goal of promoting the greater good.
Two Tracks for Earning your MSW
Our online Master of Social Work program is open to students with a bachelor’s degree from a variety of backgrounds. The online MSW is a part-time program at Regis College where you will specialize in clinical social work via one of our two tracks:
|Traditional Track||Advanced Standing Track|
*Students following the course carousel will be registered for an average of 6 -9 credit hours per semester. Please note that students must be registered for a minimum of 6 credit hours per semester in order to be eligible for Federal Financial Aid.
Min. Length: 32 Months (Traditional); 16 Months (Advanced)
Total Credits: 60 (Traditional); 30 (Advanced)
Summer: March 22, 2021
Fall: July 19, 2021
Upcoming Start Dates:
Summer: May 3, 2021
Fall: August 30, 2021
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Why Become a Social Worker?
Read our interviews with the MSW faculty and find out why they chose to become social workers, their favorite things about the profession, and more.
Our online MSW curriculum is offered in a Traditional 60-credit track, as well as an Advanced Standing 30-credit track for students who already have a BSW from a CSWE-accredited program. Our curriculum specializes in clinical social work practice.
- Graduate with strong clinical social work skills
- Learn how to work with individuals, families, and groups
- Prepare to sit the LCSW exam
We are a student-centered MSW program. In our online environment, our students have many opportunities to get involved and work collaboratively to form a strong network of students and faculty.Read More »
Hear what our students are saying:
“The faculty is great, instructors are great, the design of the program is great. This program isn’t just an educational program, it is a family. Rest assured you will get the most out of your education and develop skills you didn’t even know you had.”
– Lesley Ayala, Online MSW student
Read more of our student testimonials.
Meet the MSW Faculty
Watch the MSW faculty talk about what they love about social work, their advice for aspiring social workers, and why they think you should choose Regis College for your MSW.Watch Now »
Regis College is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).
The MSW program is currently in 2nd year candidacy for accreditation with the Council on Social Work Education’s Commission on Accreditation.
Meet Our Faculty
Donette C. Considine, PhD, LCSW
MSW Program Director and Associate ProfessorView Full Bioof Donette C. Considine, PhD, LCSW
Lisa Gray, PhD, LCSW
Assistant Professor, Social WorkView Full Bioof Lisa Gray, PhD, LCSW
Mininder (Mimi) Sodhi, PhD, LCSW
Assistant Professor, Social WorkView Full Bioof Mininder (Mimi) Sodhi, PhD, LCSW
Henry W. Kronner, PhD, LCSW
Associate Professor, Social WorkView Full Bioof Henry W. Kronner, PhD, LCSW
Ruth Gerritsen-McKane, PhD, LCSW
MSW Field Education Director and Associate Professor of Social WorkView Full Bioof Ruth Gerritsen-McKane, PhD, LCSW
Tameca N. Harris-Jackson, PhD, LCSW, CSE
Assistant Professor, Social WorkView Full Bioof Tameca N. Harris-Jackson, PhD, LCSW, CSE