Valdosta State University Hybrid MSW Programs

Valdosta State University Hybrid MSW Programs: Overview

Department: Division of Social Work
Degree Types: Traditional and Advanced Standing Programs
Concentrations: Advanced Generalist Practice
Location: Valdosta, Georgia

Program Structure: Combination of online courses with monthly visits to campus and a field practicum
Instruction Methods: Program follows a cohort model and combines online instruction with monthly visits to the campus – on-site classes take place one weekend a month on Friday evening plus all day Saturday

Disclaimer: Field education requirements can only be completed in the 41-county region served by Valdosta State University

Program Information – Traditional Students

Program Overview
Program Name: Web Hybrid MSW Program
Website: School of Social Work
Phone Number: (229) 249-4864

Program Requirements
Field Education Requirements: A total of 1,000 hours (four semesters)
Number of Credits Required: 60 credit hours needed to graduate

Program Length
Program Options: Part-Time Only
Program Length: Program takes 2.5 to 3 years to complete (length of program depends on which semester the student starts Fall versus Spring)
Program Start Dates: Fall and Spring admission

Admission Requirements
GPA: Minimum overall undergraduate GPA of 2.5 with a minimum GPA of 3.0 in the last two years of study
GRE Information: GRE or MAT required
Tuition: Inquire with school

Program Information – Advanced Standing Students

Program Overview
Program Name: Web Hybrid MSW Program – Advanced Standing
Website: School of Social Work
Phone Number: (229) 249-4864

Program Requirements
Field Education Requirements: A total of 540 hours (two semesters: 18 hours per week)
Number of Credits Required: 33 credit hours needed to graduate

Program Length
Program Options: Full-Time and Part-Time Options
Program Length: Full-Time: 1 year (three semesters: Summer, Fall and Spring); Part-Time: 1.5 to 2 years
Program Start Dates: Summer admission only

Admission Requirements
BSW Requirement: Program requires students to have earned a Bachelor of Social Work from a CSWE accredited program within the last five years
GPA: Minimum overall undergraduate GPA of 2.5 with a minimum GPA of 3.0 in the last two years of study
GRE Information: GRE or MAT required
Tuition: Inquire with school