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The entire dissertation process can be overwhelming and daunting, but Dr. Marie Salimbeni has a way of encouraging and motivating her learners to move forward.Chanda Jackson,Doctor of Social Work
I have already experienced positive career changes from my Capella experience and I am still working on my dissertation!Georgia Fourlas,Doctor of Social Work
You’ve got the vision and desire to provide effective, compassionate services that help change lives. Dare to take the next step to change the world, one life at a time, with an online social work degree. Find your direct path to stand out and make a big difference in the lives of others.
Whether you’re driven to counsel, research, or lead, Capella has online Doctor of Social Work (DSW) and Master of Social Work (MSW) programs that provide tangible skills and hands-on experience to realize your potential and make a big difference in the lives of others.
At Capella, you’ll find programs to help you effectively help others in a variety of settings. Our online Master of Social Work (MSW) and Doctor of Social Work programs (DSW) are designed around national social work educational policy and professional standards to ensure you build the knowledge and skills you need to make an impact in your work—and your career.
Invest your time and money on building the skills you need to fulfill your passion for helping others. Our five-day, credit-bearing MSW residency experience links social work theory to practice and helps you prepare for your future. The DSW program includes a dissertation writer’s retreat to give you the time and resources to move ahead on your dissertation. These face-to-face experiences provide the benefit of interaction, support, and feedback from peers and faculty—and some costs are included in your tuition.
Capella’s programs will prepare you to make a difference as a leader in social work. The MSW and DSW curriculum integrates in-demand leadership and technology skills, preparing you to serve as an innovative, 21st century advanced generalist practitioner, leader, researcher, or educator. You’ll be prepared to inspire and mentor others so they can provide valuable and effective social work services.
Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The Higher Learning Commission is among the 6 regional accrediting bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Regional bodies accredit colleges and universities; national bodies accredit trade and vocational schools.
Capella University’s Master of Social Work program has achieved candidacy status with the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). CSWE is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation as the sole accrediting agency for social work education in the United States. With curriculum aligned to CSWE standards, the Capella MSW will prepare students for state licensure eligibility.
Capella has led the way in developing high value, flexible education for working professionals. You’ll find challenging curriculum, engaged instructors, and in-person learning experiences that can take your career to the next level.