Loyola University Chicago

School of Social Work

The MSW Curriculum


The MSW program requires the completion of 49 credit hours, including two internships totaling 1,000 hours.


The first internship is 400 hours, performed at the rate of 16 hours per week. The second internship is 600 hours performed at the rate of 24 hours per week.

For more information, visit the Internship page


There are no prerequisites for the MSW program.


The MSW curriculum is split up by year with generalist and specialized courses.

Please see the advising templates below: