"Like many professional industries, the field of social work has evolved significantly and we've modernized our online MSW program to prepare social work professionals for practice in today's challenging social climate while promoting human rights, social justice and social change," said
As one of the nation's largest schools of social work, GSS has delivered high-quality graduate social work education for more than 100 years. This new online program incorporates Fordham's long-standing mission and reputation and prepares students with advanced competencies required for integrated professional practice.
The new curriculum is used for the online, on-campus and hybrid social work programs and is designed to prepare aspiring practitioners to deliver responsive services to both individuals and communities across the
OnlineMSW@Fordham students customize their coursework within four areas of focus: Individuals and Families, Organizations and Community, Evaluation, and Policy Practice and Advocacy. The curriculum provides students with a range of options to tailor their academic experience to meet their professional interests.
The program consists of 66 credits and can be completed in as few as sixteen months. There is also a 33 credit Advanced Standing plan of study for students who currently possess a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW), that can be completed in as few as eight months.
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