Apply to the MSW Program

The 2014 Application filing period is now CLOSED

2014 MSW Application Deadline: January 15th, 2014


Notification of Admissions Decisions:

2014 Applicants will be notified of offers of admission from the department

by the end of April 2014

Thank you for your interest in our MSW Program. I will be happy to discuss your individual questions or concerns regarding admissions, however I will not be able to answer those questions until May 19th - May 30th. If you would like to set up either an in-person or telephone appointment during those dates please contact me via email.

Vincent Ornelas, MSW PhD

CSU,Chico School of Social Admissions Chair

Read This First: 2014 Application Guidelines



Applying for the MSW Program is a two-step process:

Step 1: Apply for admittance to the Office of Graduate Studies online and pay the application fee.

Step 2: Download all application materials from our website (below), complete the application, and mail or deliver to the School of Social Work.

2014 MSW Application - UPDATED 11-22-13
Word PDF 
2014 Reference Letter Form Word PDF
2014 Field Liaison Reference Form (1-Year Applicants Only)   Word PDF
2014 MSW Program & Liberal Arts Worksheet Word PDF
2014 1-Year MSW Distributed Learning Supplemental Questionnaire (1-Year Distributed Learning Applicants Only) Word PDF
Information about the One-Year Distributed Learning Advanced Standing Pilot Program Word PDF

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