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The School of Social Work is now accepting applications for the MSW Program for Fall 2017.  If you are interested in applying, please attend an Information Session.


Our MSW program is designed for working professionals, with classes on weekday evenings and Saturdays to accommodate the schedules of students who also work full-time in the human services field.

We offer three advanced concentrations for professional social work practice:

  • Child and Family Services
  • Mental Illness and Chemical Dependency Services
  • Services to the Aging

All new students begin in the Fall semester. Priority deadline for applications is December 1.

To apply to the MSW program, begin by attending an information session. Information sessions are held on the second Saturday of September, October, November, December and January from 10 a.m. to noon in the Marshall Building on the EMU campus.

Apply to the MSW program

Students must apply to both the EMU Graduate School and the MSW Program.  To apply online to the Graduate Program, please complete the Graduate School Online application:  Graduate School online application


We encourage you to attend an Information Session before applying.

You will be applying in Apply Yourself through the College of Health and Human Services.  In addition to the common application and transcripts, you will be submitting a:

  • Specific Personal Statement (instructions are available with the application)
  • Three professional references
  • A Voluntarism and Work form


Contact the MSW Program at msw.program@emich.edu or 734.487.6892.

Contact Us: School of Social Work | 317 Everett L. Marshall Building | Ypsilanti, MI 48197 | Tel.: 734.487.0393 | Fax: 734.487.6832

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