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Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work
Master of Social Work

Why Auburn? We help turn your passion into action!


Our fully accredited Master of Social Work (MSW) program prepares you for advanced clinical social work practice with a focus on the areas of health and mental health. As an Auburn MSW student, you are provided opportunities to learn from dedicated faculty with years of clinical experience. Students engage in internships and service-learning opportunities that emphasize health disparities, prevention, and policy.

Complete your degree on campus or online.

Traditional MSW Program (61 hours)

This program accepts students who meet admissions requirements from across a variety of disciplines, including but not limited to psychology, sociology, and human development and family studies.

Advanced Standing MSW Program (39 hours)

Students who have earned an undergraduate degree in social work from a program that is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education may qualify for admission to the MSW Advanced Standing Program.

For more information, visit MSW Admissions or contact Dr. Danilea Werner at




Danilea Werner

Danilea Werner

Associate Professor

MSW Program Director