Social Work (BASW) Online Admissions

The Bachelor of Arts in Social Work (BASW) online degree-completion program has been designed for students who have already completed their Associate degree in Human Services, Social Services or a related field.

The online Bachelor of Arts in Social Work degree promotes:

  • Research-informed practice
  • Implementation of best practices in supporting individuals, groups, families and communities
  • Advocacy for social justice and human rights

Please note, the online Social Work (BASW) program is typically completed part-time.  There will be some courses that require a synchronous session.  Synchronous sessions are typically held in evening hours to accommodate working students.


  • Flexibility – 100% online courses 
  • 60 credit bachelor’s program (with an Associate's in Social Work or Human Services)
  • Service Learning gives students hands-on work experience in social work
  • Field Education is a capstone field-based learning experience
  • Classes start every fall and spring
  • Courses offered year-round


  • Learn about research-informed practice and practice-informed research
  • Understand the effects of policy on practice
  • Meet contemporary social, cultural, economic, political and global challenges
  • Assess challenges and progress
  • Intervene with research-informed practices
  • Monitor and evaluate practice to inform decision-making
  • Embrace core social work values
  • Enhance human and community well-being
  • Promote social and economic justice through generalist social work practice


This program has been developed within the framework of curriculum content outlined by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) Accreditation Standards.