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TWO-YEAR MSW PROGRAM

 

Program Details

The two-year M.S.W. Program is designed for students who have chosen to pursue a graduate social work degree and are prepared to matriculate on a full-time basis. Participants in the Two-Year Program are enrolled in four classes per semester and in field placement three days a week. This track will allow the student to complete the program in two calendar years.

Applicants for admission to the Two Year M.S.W. Program must have:

  1. A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university plus paid or voluntary experience in the field; and
  2. An undergraduate record demonstrating academic achievement.
Non-Advanced Standing - Core Requirements
SWK 501 Cultural Competency in Social Work Practice
3
 
SWK 510 Human Behavior in the Social Environment
3
 
SWK 511 Generalist Social Work Practice
3
 
SWK 520 Understanding the Rural Community
3
 
SWK 521 Social Work Clinical Intervention & Assessment
3
 
SWK 522 Group Dynamics in Social Work Practice
3
 
SWK 530 Foundation of Social Welfare Policy
3
 
SWK 540 Foundation of Social Work Research Methods
3
 
SWK 581 Foundation Field Practicum I
3
 
SWK 582 Foundation Field Practicum II
3
 
SWK 610 Social Work Administration & Supervision
3
 
SWK 620 Advanced Psycho-Social Approaches for Rural Practice
3
 
SWK 621 Rural Community Organization & Development
3
 
SWK 630 Rural Social Welfare Policy
3
 
SWK 640 Applied Social Work Research
3
 
SWK 681 Advanced Field Practicum I
6
 
SWK 682 Advanced Field Practicum II
6
 
  Approved Guided Electives
9
 
  Total Degree
66
 
Application Dates
Applications to the M.S.W. Programs at Western New Mexico University are accepted on a rolling basis.

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