Master of Social Work Curriculum

Clarke University offers two options for achieving an MSW. Those who have completed an accredited undergraduate social work program may be eligible for our one-year Advanced Standing Program. Those entering with an undergraduate degree in any field other than social work will follow the two-year MSW curriculum. 

Advanced-Standing Program

To qualify for entrance to our accelerated program, you must have completed your Bachelor of Social Work program from an institution accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)) within the last five years. Minimum grade requirements of a B in undergraduate social work courses and a C in statistics.

For more information about part-time programs, contact Dawn Hoyt at

Program Curriculum

Hybrid Weekend

One Year Program Advanced Standing* 
Two Year Program Advanced Standing*   
Two Year Program 
Three Year Program  


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