School of Social Work

MSW Distributed Learning Program

The MSW Three-Year Distributed Learning Program provides the same curriculum as the Two-Year Program. This program admits students once every three years with the next cohort of students starting in Fall 2018. The application process for the next cohort will open October 1st, 2017. This 3-Year program, just like the 2-Year program requires a varying total of 59-61 units of course work depending on the chosen program plan and 1200 hours of field education practicum experience. Click here to apply.

Students interested in the Distributed Learning Three-Year MSW program must also apply to the CSU, Chico Graduate School. For admissions and program information, please visit the Office of Graduate Studies.

Students enrolled in the Social Work programs (BASW/MSW) at California State University, Chico are offered the opportunity of completing their field practicum in one of the following Northern California Superior Region counties: 

ButteColusaDel Norte
GlennHumboldtLake
LassenMendocinoModoc
NevadaPlumasShasta
SierraSiskiyouSutter
TehamaTrinityYuba