Our MSW provides exceptional preparation for clinical social work practice, licensure, and life-long professional development.

Degree Earned

Master of Social Work

Multiple Completion Options

  • Advanced Standing for those with a BSW (42 cr) and Regular Standing (60 cr) programs
  • Full-time and “Extended”/part-time options
  • Weekday/Evening and Weekend Cohort (one weekend per month) formats
  • View or download our “Program Options

Our Clinical Practice Advantage

The St. Kate's-St. Thomas MSW has been exclusively focused on clinical social work practice for 25 years.

  • Unrivaled regional network of clinical field partners and over 2000 clinically-prepared MSW alumni
  • Field placements that provide clinical supervision within a statewide network of collaborative partnerships in a wide variety of clinical social work community settings
  • Students take 39 credits of advanced clinical coursework following foundation curriculum
  • 20+ clinically-licensed and engaged MSW faculty = mentors with diverse areas of clinical interest and expertise
  • All students complete a clinical research project
  • Exceptional preparation for clinical licensure

Other Distinctive Features

Admission & Financial Aid

  • The application deadline for all program options is January 10
  • The admission process is handled by Graduate Admissions at St. Kate’s
  • Financial aid is administered by the University of St. Thomas
  • Next steps to learn more about our MSW program
  • Start the application process HERE»