2016 - Year Lecturer Mary Dillon was named Social Work Educator of the Year by the National Association of Social Workers, Central Unit Chapter
Spring 2016 - Launch of MSW online option
School of Social Work
College of Health and Public Affairs
University of Central Florida HPA I, Suite 204 12805 Pegasus Blvd. Orlando, FL 32816-3358
UCF's graduate program in social work leads to
a Master of Social Work (MSW) and
prepares students for advanced social work practice. The program
educates students for community-based clinical social work practice
with individuals, families and groups. Graduates of the program
have the ability to work with diverse clients in a variety of
The part-time MSW program is designed for working professionals.
Courses are held on 1 to 2 evenings per week, depending on courses
chosen, with students taking 2 to 3 courses per semester, including
summer terms. This includes some online and mixed online/classroom
The curriculum is organized within five areas:
Human Behavior and Social Environment
Social Welfare Policies
Social Work Practice
The UCF School of Social Work mission of the MSW
program is to prepare generalist and advanced clinical social
work students to become practitioners who promote optimal
well-being, human rights, and social and economic justice.
The school focuses on social change from a regional and global
perspective with individuals, families, groups and communities in
diverse practice settings through research informed practice.
NEW! Online Master of Social Work
UCF's Online Master of Social Work offers part-time enrollment
to individuals who do not have a Bachelor of Social Work or who
earned their BSW more than five years ago. Classes are offered on
seven and a half-week terms with students enrolled in one class per
more about the Master of Social Work online option.