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Advanced Standing Program

Graduates of a Council on Social Work Education-accredited undergraduate social work program within the past five years may apply for admission into the advanced concentration (second year) of the two-year program. The period of study for this option is two semesters: fall-spring, including 600 hours of field instruction. Study during the summer term is not required. There is an option to complete class work on a schedule of one evening and one Saturday each week.

Sample Course of Study

Advanced Concentration in Clinical Social Work

Fall Credits
Human Behavior in the Social Environment III 3
Social Work Practice III 3
Clinical Practice with Groups 3
Social Work Research II 3
Field Instruction III 4

Total Credits: 16


Spring Credits
Social Work Practice IV 3
Advanced Social Policy 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Field Instruction IV 4

Total Credits: 16

Contact Us

MSW Program

Phone: (212) 998-5910
Email: ssw.admissions@nyu.edu