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Graduate Program

Master's of Social Work: MSW Degree

Widener offers master's of social work programs in person on our Chester, PA campus as well as 100% online. Graduates from an accredited BSW program may be eligible for our accelerated advanced standing MSW pathway.

At a Glance

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Offered as

Master's (MSW Degree)


On Campus or 100% Online

  • MSW - Regular Track: 57
  • Advanced Standing Track: 36
  • MSW - School Social Work Specialization: 60
Avg. Time to Completion

1-3 years (full-time 2 years; part-time <4 years)

Campus Location
  • Chester, PA

Take the Next Steps


Visit our online application system to complete your app and share supplemental materials. There is a $35 application fee to apply to Widener.