Ranked as a Top 10 Most Affordable College for Online Social Work Degrees by onlineu.org
This MSW distance program is designed for individuals without a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW).
The University of North Dakota's Master of Social Work (MSW) program prepares you to serve as an advanced generalist social worker through online courses and intensive on-campus lab experiences.
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UND's Master of Social Work distance program gives you:
knowledge of highly developed social work concepts and theories
outstanding analytical, statistical and evaluation skills
enhanced communication skills needed for social work practice, management or program development
in-depth understanding of social systems
increased insight into the roles social workers play
The part-time MSW program prepares competent advanced generalist social work practitioners who:
have a strong identification with the social work profession, are committed to its highest ethical ideals, and embrace the role of change agent
continually strive to increase their cultural competence and understand and respect human diversity
understand the forms and mechanisms of oppression and discrimination and advocate for social and economic justice
synthesize and effectively apply a broad range of advanced knowledge and skills across practice levels that prepares them to assume leadership roles and work in a multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary professional capacity
have a passion for critical inquiry and a commitment to lifelong learning