Admission

Applying to MSW@Denver

Our online MSW program prepares students to transform lives and become powerful social change makers in their communities. We seek candidates with diverse backgrounds and educational experiences, and we encourage those with and without related experience to apply. If you’re ready to begin your social work journey, start the application process today.

Start Dates and Deadlines

You can start the MSW@Denver program at four convenient times throughout the year: January, March, June or September. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, and you are encouraged to submit your application as soon as possible. 

September 2018

Deadline Date
Classes start September 10, 2018

 

January 2019

Deadline Date
Priority deadline October 8, 2018
Final deadline November 5, 2018
Classes start January 7, 2019

 

March 2019

Deadline Date
Priority deadline January 11, 2019
Final deadline February 8, 2019
Classes start April 1, 2019

 

June 2019

Deadline Date
Priority deadline March 29, 2019
Final deadline April 26, 2019
Classes start June 24, 2019

 

Admission Criteria

Traditional Admission Criteria

In order to be considered for admission to MSW@Denver—our online traditional MSW program—you must:

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university other than a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW).
    • Those with a BSW are only eligible to enroll in the online advanced standing program.
  • Have an undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale. (A 3.0 GPA is preferred, however, if your GPA is lower than 3.0, the admission committee is likely to look at your last 60 or 90 undergraduate credits.)

Advanced Standing Admission Criteria

In order to be considered for admission to MSW@Denver—our online advanced standing MSW program—you must:

  • Hold a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) from a regionally accredited college or university at any point in time.
  • Have an undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale. (A 3.0 GPA is preferred, however, if your GPA is lower than 3.0, the admission committee is likely to look at your last 60 or 90 undergraduate credits.)

Request information to learn more about MSW@Denver or contact Admission at Phone Number:855-219-5995.

Visit our main website to learn more about the application process for our on campus MSW programs in Denver, Durango and Glenwood Springs.