Master of Social Work

Graduate Program


Mission Statement

The MSW Program mission is to prepare social workers for generalist practice in a diverse society and to equip students with the knowledge and skills essential to the enhancement of the quality of life for all persons.


The graduate social work program is designed to produce knowledgeable and empathetic practitioners with an emphasis on the importance of human relationships, advocating for social justice, honoring the dignity and worth of people, and practicing with competence. There are an assortment of programs available to accommodate different student schedules and needs as they study to use their degree to advocate for change in their communities.

Career Application

Graduates of this program have the opportunity choose the employment opportunities that relate to their professional aspirations. They may seek for employment in family, military, or school social work, criminal justice and corrections, public welfare, or as private practitioners.

Program Options

Utah State is proud to offer a variety of options for obtaining a Master of Social Work (MSW) so that you can find a program perfectly suited for you.

 Additional Information: 

USU’s Social Work programs are accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) and consequently meet licensure requirements in all 50 states. States differ in their licensing processes and students are encouraged to become familiar with these processes when pursuing licensure in a particular state. 

Program Advisor

Susan Cutler Egbert

Susan Cutler Egbert

Clinical Professor | MSW Program Director | Statewide MSW Coordinator

(801) 518-1115
USU Kaysville Center

Becky Montoya

Becky Montoya

Graduate Program Coordinator

Old Main 239B

Jefferson "J.C." Sheen

Jefferson "J.C." Sheen

Assistant Professor | MSW Program Coordinator for Logan Campus

(435) 797-8113
Old Main 244B

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Scholarships & Financial Aid

  • Utah State University offers many options for financial aid, including university level scholarships and aid available to specific colleges and majors.