Empowering You to Empower Others

Keuka College’s online Master of Social work (MSW) degree program focuses on the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental illness, as well as emotional and other behavioral disturbances.

The advanced track of this program is for students who already have a bachelor’s in social work (BSW) and would like to advance their careers to practice as clinical mental health providers who can accept insurance referrals.

Program Facts:

  • 100% Online Master of Social Work
  • CSWE-accredited clinical social work program
  • Clinical program with field placements provided in your region
  • Just 5 semesters in the Advanced track for BSW graduates
  • Faculty are licensed social work practitioners who are active in the field

Our clinically-focused Online MSW degree program will equip you with:

  • Clinical mental health treatment skills
  • Versatile social work knowledge that translates to a range of generalist roles and leadership positions
  • Experience needed to work in a variety of fields, including mental health, addiction and substance abuse, and family and youth services
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Keuka College Online


  • Approx Program Length
    18 Months
  • Clinical Placement Services
    Provided by a Dedicated Specialist
  • Hidden Fees
    None

Average Competitor


  • Approx Program Length
    26 Months
  • Clinical Placement Services
    Not Included
  • Hidden Fees
    $300+

Program Features


  • Program Length
    1.7 years
  • Credit Hours
    33
  • Field Hours
    500

Clinically Focused MSW


  • Enjoy a fulfilling career and meet a crucial need in society
  • Benefit from experiential learning and field placement services
  • Learn in an engaged, active, and relationship-focused program
     

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Online Delivery

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Field Placement Services

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Student Support

Field Placement and Student Support Services

Our dedicated field placement team works with you to find sites in your local community to achieve the 500 hours of real-world, hands-on experience required to graduate. Your Field Placement Coordinator will discuss your goals and interests to find the right fit for your field education placement site. This service is included in the program cost and allows you more time to focus on your coursework. Our online students receive the same support as if they were on campus. Your dedicated Student Success Advisor guides you throughout your Keuka College online learning experience from enrollment to graduation.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work (BSW) (completed within 6 years, ideally)
  • Minimum Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher 
  • Grade C or better in writing, statistics, and human biology courses
  • BSW course work with grades of B or better  
  • BSW Field Evaluation
  • 2 Letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • 1 Essay
  • Personal Statement
  • GRE is not required