For the current MSW semester materials and course outlines, please visit "Curriculum and Academic Materials."
- Full Time MSW Program
- Part Time MSW Program
- Spring Part Time MSW Program
- Advanced Standing Full Time
- Advanced Standing Part Time
- Summer Block Program
- Interdenominational Clergy Program
- Required Courses
- Elective Courses
- Certificate Programs
Please note that to qualify for the LCSW in New York State, you must take 12 credits of clinical courses (PDF).
Joint MSW-JD Plan
Students enrolled in Joint MSW-JD Plan earn the MSW from Wurzweiler School of Social Work and the JD from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.
Joint MSW-MDiv Plan
Students enrolled in the Joint MSW-MDiv Plan earn the MSW from Wurzweiler School of Social Work and the Master of Divinity (MDiv) from Yale Divinity School.
The curriculum is designed so that coursework can be completed in two years. However, with approval, students may elect to complete their first year of study over a two-year period.
Please click below for course descriptions (all PDFs):
SWK 8811 - Theoretical Foundations I: Social Change & Social Justice
SWK 8920 - Dissertation Proposal Writing Seminar
SWK 8406 - Fundamentals of Applied Statistics
SWK 8821 - Ideology
SWK 8401/8402 - Research Methodology: I & II
SWK 8293 - Social Policy I
SWK 8411 - Qualitative Methods I
SWK 8421 - Strategies of Inquiry
SWK 8681 - Administrative Practice I
SWK 8696 - Social Work Education