Academics

At a Glance:

Master of Social Work

Semester hours 62 (32 for Advanced Standing)
Average Completion Time 2 years (1 year Advanced Standing)
Cost per credit $648 per credit
Accreditation In Candidacy for accreditation through the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
Location Portland, Ore.
Application Information

Applications for fall 2016 are open. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis as space allows.

*All stated financial information is subject to change.

Foundation Year (30 hours)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
500: Introduction to the Social Work Profession 1 532: Human Behavior in the Social Environment II 3
531: Human Behavior in the Social Environment I 3 592: Social Work Practice II: Organizations, & Communities 3
591: Social Work Practice I: Families, Individuals & Groups 3 541: Research Methods & Applications 2
540: Research Methods & Statistics 2 560: Social Policy 3
570: Values & Ethics; Spirituality & Religion 3 577: Foundation Internship II 3
576: Foundation Internship I 3 596: Concentration Year Seminar 1
Totals 15   15
Concentration Year (32 hours)
Concentration Options: Direct Practice (Families, Children, Individuals & Groups) or Community Practice (Organizations and Development)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
691 Theories for Advanced Practice: Direct Practice (Families, Children, Individual & Groups) or
692 Theories for Advanced Practice in Community Practice (Organizations & Development)
3
696 Special Issues in Advanced Practice with Families, Individuals & Groups or
697 Special Issues in Advanced Practice in Community Organization & Development
3
693 Skills for Advanced Practice: Direct Practice (Families, Children, Individual & Groups) or
694 Skills for Advanced Practice in Community Practice (Organizations & Development)
3
698 Program Development, Administration & Funding
3
676: Advanced Internship I 4 677: Advanced Internship II 4
642: Advanced Research I 2 643: Advanced Research II 2
6XX: Selected Topics 3 6XX: Selected Topics 3
600: Introduction to the DSM-V 1 690: Social Work Capstone  1
Semester Total 16 16
Total Hours 62