Eastern Michigan University


We are continuing to take applications to the MSW Program for Fall 2015

PLEASE NOTE: The application process for the MSW Program is transitioning to an on-line application.  If you started your application before April 1st, please complete it using that process.  If you are a new applicant, you may apply on-line - if you have any questions please email jharkema@emich.edu .  

A final deadline for applications has not been set, please check back on this web page as the final deadline will be posted here.  If you are interested in applying to the MSW Program for the Fall of 2016, please attend an information session this Fall


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

Information about the admissions process and making application to the Master's program can be found in the links below.  MSW application materials MUST be sent to Eastern Michigan University Office of Admissions PO Box 970 Ypsilanti, MI  48197:


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

The School of Social Work is part of the College of Health & Human Services, 303 Everett L. Marshall Building, 734.487.0077