Sacred Heart University

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Sacred Heart University


(877) 791-7181

(877) 791-7181

Master of Social Work (MSW)

Take on challenging social work roles and deepen your level of assistance to individuals and communities.

Celebrate Social Work Month with No Application Fee!*

Deepen your level of assistance to vulnerable populations and prepare to take on leadership roles in social work with the online Master of Social Work (MSW) program at Sacred Heart University.

Qualify to sit for the Licensed Master of Social Work exam immediately after graduation and earn hours towards state licensure for clinical social work (LCSW).

This online MSW provides you a choice of a Direct Clinical Practice or a Direct Community Practice specialization, while including knowledge from each in both tracks to integrate micro and macro practice to better prepare you for licensure and leadership. You can also finish your degree in as little as 20 months with the Advanced Standing Track.


You’ll be well prepared to step into advanced roles and effect change at multiple levels of practice.

Sacred Heart Online MSW Benefits
  • Ranked a Best College in the North, U.S. News & World Report, 2015-2017
  • Institutions with the Best Online Programs, U.S. News & World Report, 2015, 2016
  • The Best 380 Colleges, The Princeton Review, 2015-2017
  • Three Time College of Distinction (2015-2017), among approximately 200 colleges and universities in the country recognized for outstanding student engagement, great teaching, vibrant communities, and successful student outcomes.
  • Best Online Colleges in Connecticut for 2015-2016, Affordable Colleges Online
  • Top 10 Best Colleges for Veterans (North region), U.S. News & World Report, 2014-2017
  • Named a Doctoral Professional University by Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education
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*Waived application fee offer valid from March 1, 2019, to March 31, 2019, for first-time applicants of Sacred Heart University's online Master of Social Work (MSW) only. A value of $75 dollars per applicant. This waiver is valid for USA residents only. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and not a current student. This fee waiver has no cash value unless applied to the application fee. There are no refunds if a student submits payment online; please do not submit payment online after completing your application.

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