Micro Social Work MSW Programs
As you search for the right fit in social work degree programs, you may need to consider the differences between each program prior to making your final decision.
The Master's in Social Work programs available all over the U.S. may have very different applications, responsibilities and target populations for you to consider, as well as work settings. Your desires as a social work professional, your skills and the people you wish to influence should all play a role in your degree choice.
The degree programs that will be reviewed in this guide are those related to Micro Social Work. This program area can be exceptionally helpful to upcoming social workers that are considering degree programs that can place them in settings in which individual direction and counseling may be necessary.
Types of Micro Social Work Degrees
Micro Social Work degree programs can hold many different titles. Typically, degree programs that fall into this category are those that are focused around individual and group care, or services that are designed for families. Micro Social Work professionals may be more interested in solving social issues that can affect people on a personal level, rather than implementing change that influences larger communities or the nation as a whole. Take a look at some of the micro-level MSW programs that you can choose from in this discipline.
- MSW - Child and Family Social Work
- MSW - Healthcare Social Work
- MSW - Substance Abuse Social Work
Consider a Featured Online Social Work Program
|School / Program||Online Program / Entry Reqs||Advanced Standing Availability / Course Information|
|University of Kentucky||✔ Online||
Advanced Standing Program available. MSW program includes options for an advanced-standing program (30 credits) and a 60-credit regular standing program.Learn More
|George Mason University||✔ Online||
Part-time, online format provides flexibility and accessibility.Learn More
|Our Lady of the Lake University||✔ Online||
No GRE or GMAT is required for admission. Advanced Standing available.Learn More
|University of West Florida||✔ Online||
Advanced standing program for those with a BSW. Prepares for licensure as a LCSW in Florida.Learn More
|Sacred Heart University||✔ Online||
Advanced Standing option. Direct Clinical Practice or a Direct Community Practice specialization.Learn More
|Winthrop University||✔ Online||
Advanced Standing Program for those with an undergraduate degree in social work (can complete in 2 years) and a Traditional Program, which can be completed in 3 years.Learn More
|Saint Mary's University of Minnesota||✔ Online||
Traditional and advanced standing optionLearn More