Degree Levels Offered for Social Work

Sample Free Open
Social Work Courses


Media Course Start Date Professor School
008 audio 8 Counseling Theories 2011-03-01 Spring 2011 Pat McDevitt DePaul University
Review counseling theories, from affective, non-directive approaches to cognitive and behavioral approaches.
001 full-course 1 Diploma in Social Work Studies N/A N/A OpenLearn
This diploma course instructs students in the field of social working, including the role social workers play for disadvantaged families, personality types best suited for the job, and different social issues that social workers may come across.
013 audio 13 Health and Wellness Coaching N/A N/A Liberty University
This course examines health and wellness from a Christian perspective.
001 full-course 1 Housing and Human Services 2005-03-01 Spring 2005 Langley Keyes Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
In this class, students how the human services system interacts with the U.S. housing system.
006 audio 6 Social Work 2010-09-01 Fall 2010 Columbia University
This video podcast series from Columbia University provides an overview to the field of social work.
013 full-course 13 Substance Abuse and the Family 2006-03-01 Spring 2006 Gonzalo Bacigalupe University of Massachusetts, Boston (UMass Boston)
Substance abuse and the family discusses how families who have members who are substance abusers function, as well as the resources available for helping these families.
045 full-course 45 Theory & Practice of Counseling N/A N/A Kausar Sohail Virtual University of Pakistan
This course focuses upon the basic guidelines for improving one

Accredited Online Social Work Degrees

School Accepts Transfer Credits Freshmen Acceptance Rate Financial Aid Rate Graduation Rate
John F Kennedy University Yes N/A N/A N/A
Corban University Yes 34% 100% 55%
University of Wisconsin Colleges Yes 99% 71% 21%
University of Phoenix-Austin Campus Yes 100% 88% 12%
Eastern Michigan University-Main Campus Yes 60% 93% 40%
Valley College Yes 100% 100% 68%
Nevada State College Yes 66% 85% 16%
Cleary University Yes 76% 91% 64%
Rowan University Yes 56% 80% 71%
Life Pacific College Yes 63% 96% 30%
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Yes 100% 83% 40%
Ferris State University Yes 71% 95% 44%
Lamar University Yes N/A 85% 32%
Marquette University Yes 55% 100% 81%
University of Great Falls Yes 100% 96% 21%
Herzing University-Brookfield Yes 76% 92% N/A
North Carolina State University at Raleigh Yes 53% 72% 71%
Pima Medical Institute-East Valley Yes 100% 78% 76%
Valencia College Yes 100% 85% 38%
National American University-Overland Park Yes 100% 100% 29%

Social Work at a Glance

Number of Degrees Conferred in Social Work

    • 15,136 Bachelor's Degrees in
      Social Work
      • 11% Male
        Students
      • 89% Female
        Students
    • 21,173 Master's Degrees in
      Social Work
      • 13% Male
        Students
      • 87% Female
        Students
    • 322 Doctoral Degrees in
      Social Work
      • 22% Male
        Students
      • 78% Female
        Students

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