Master of Social Work students at a round-table discussion

Online MSW Degree

Curriculum and Course Descriptions

The curriculum at Boston University School of Social Work emphasizes content on diversity, ethics, populations-at-risk, and social and economic justice, which is integrated throughout our foundation and advanced msw courses.

This online MSW program offers majors in Clinical Social Work and Macro Social Work. Students enroll in required and elective social work courses offered online complete one or two field internships (depending upon relevant work experience) within or near their geographic area.

Get the complete list of courses for the online macro social work and online clinical social work majors.

Online MSW Required Courses

Clinical Practice Core Courses

Clinical Practice Electives

Macro Practice Core Courses

Macro Practice Electives