4 Program Options
On-Campus, Online, Off-Campus, & Worcester Hybrid
enrolled as of 2022
More than 300,000
hours in the field
Offered full-time and part-time, our Charles River Campus program offers an MSW in Boston—a leading city for education, healthcare, and nonprofits.
Earn your MSW from anywhere using our web-based learning portal. Classes are small and incorporate self-paced lessons and weekly Live Classroom sessions.
Experience the BU School of Social Work curriculum at Bedford, Fall River, or Cape Cod, Massachusetts through a part-time, weekend-based option.
Worcester Hybrid Program
Our part-time Off-Campus/Online format offers major and track options tailored to your academic and professional experience.
Tracks, Majors, & Specializations
Major in Clinical or Macro practice, choose one of four specializations, and find the track that's right for you.Learn More
Earn a master of social work and public health, education, or theology.Learn More
Because change can't wait. An accelerated option available to candidates with an undergraduate social work degree.Learn More
Our Master of Social Work curriculum combines a theoretical foundation with practical hands-on experience through robust field education.Learn More
The Student Experience
The BUSSW student experience is stimulating, rewarding, and as individual as each student.Learn More