Online Master of Social Work Curriculum

The MSW online curriculum at Regis College has been designed for the working professional with a focus on modern and evolving social work practices. The online MSW Program is also currently in Pre-Candidacy for Accreditation by the Council on Social Work Education’s Commission on Accreditation (full details here).



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Traditional Generalist Track

Generalist Foundation Year

SW 600Social Work Community Practice: Leading for Change
SW 602Human Behavior and Social Environment I
SW 604Diversity & Cross-Cultural Issues
SW 606Social Welfare Policy
SW 608Human Behavior and Social Environment II

SW 610Social Work Practice with Individuals
SW 612Field Education Internship & Seminar I
SW 614Research I: Ways of Knowing
SW 616Social Work Practice with Families and Groups
SW 618Field Education Internship & Seminar II

Specialized Clinical Year

SW 620Advanced Clinical Practice with Individuals
SW 622Ethics
SW 624Research II: Evaluation of Clinical Social Work Practice
SW 626Clinical Assessment and Diagnosis
SW 628Social Policy II

SW 630Spirituality & Social Work
SW 632Field Education Internship & Seminar III
SW 634Advanced Clinical Practice with Groups
SW 636Clinical Practice: Policies & Administration
SW 638Field Education Internship & Seminar IV

Experiential Learning Component

The online MSW program also includes an experiential learning component known as a field placement. Traditional-track students complete two field experiences: 500 hours in the first field placement; 600 hours in the second field placement. Put your newly acquired knowledge to use while familiarizing yourself with the responsibilities and requirements of the social work profession.