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Master of Social Work Program

New in 2019!

The Augsburg University MSW program offers an optional pathway to qualify for the Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counseling (LADC) credential while studying in the MSW program. Students in the Multi-Cultural Clinical Practice Track can complete four courses and 380 field-study hours in addition to the MSW degree requirements to apply for the LADC credential in Minnesota.


Augsburg University Master of Social Work Program


You want to make a difference in people’s lives.

A master’s in social work from Augsburg University in Minneapolis can help you do what’s most important to you. The MSW degree program builds on Augsburg’s 140-year history of service to the community, helping students connect their passions to the world’s greatest needs.

Our mission is to develop social workers for practice that promotes social justice and empowerment toward the well being of people in a diverse and global society.

Our Council on Social Work Education-accredited program offers the MSW/MBA dual degree. For qualifying students seeking a social work degree in Minnesota, financial aid is available.

Full- and part-time programs are available and are geared toward the adult student. The MSW is held Friday evenings and Saturdays – largely on an every-other-week schedule. No classes are available Monday through Thursday evenings in this program.

Take the next step

Learn more about our MSW program! Register for an Information Session or individual appointment today!