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Online Social Work Degree

MSU Denver’s online Social Work Degree is an exciting program that prepares you for work within social and human services. You will learn valuable skills and techniques to create change and make a difference as you engage in Bachelor of Science in Social Work coursework. Your experience in the BSSW program will prepare you to work with diverse populations on numerous personal, interpersonal, and societal problems.

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Online BSW Program

A BSW program prepares you for work within a variety of settings. Specializations include case workers, program coordinators, and community organizers.

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$4,082* per Semester

Per 12 credit hour semester. MSU Denver offers one of the most affordable Social Work degree programs in the State of Colorado.

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Fully Online Social Work Degree

MSU Denver offers a flexible, 100% online Social Work degree. Earn your BSW without coming to campus!

Courses and Program Plan of Study

Course List and Plan

Take a look at the courses required within the Social Work Major along with your path to graduation.

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Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)

The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) is a program coordinated by the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education. Residents of western states may enroll in the WUE program for resident tuition if you do not already live in Colorado, but wish to study at a Colorado university.

For more information check out our WICHE WUE page.


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MSU Denver is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, the highest level of accreditation in the United States. Courses you complete online will appear on your transcript just as on-campus courses do, and the diploma you earn as an online student is identical to the diploma earned by MSU Denver campus-based students.

Prospective Students

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*Price shown is for a typical 12-credit hours semester based on the FY21-22 tuition and fee table; exact price is $4082.09 for in-state tuition with the College Opportunity Fund College Opportunity Fund (COF) applied. Price shown does not include books & supplies, transportation, health insurance, room & board, fees for specialized courses and labs, and other expenses that may be a part of the cost of your education.

One of Colorado's Top Affordable Online Colleges

Ranked by low student-to-teacher ratios, excellent financial aid packages and high graduation rates, MSU Denver provides the most bang for your buck.

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2020 Military Times Best for Vets Colleges

MSU Denver is regularly ranked as a top school for serving those who serve, with 1,207 current and former military members on campus.

Top 5 Most Innovative Schools in the West

U.S. News & World Report has recognized MSU Denver for our innovative curriculum, faculty, students, campus life, technology and facilities.

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