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Division of Social Work

Apply to the MSW Program

The application deadline for the 2018-2019 academic year is January 15, 2019.

Completed applications received by that date will receive full consideration. Applications received after that date may be reviewed on a space-available basis.

Apply to the Standard MSW Program

The Standard MSW Program is designed for students who have an undergraduate degree other than a BSW degree. 

Apply to the Advanced Standing MSW Program

The Advanced Standing MSW Program is designed for those students with a BSW degree from a Council on Social Work Education accredited program. 


Additionally, international student applicants for whom English is not their native language must furnish scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), ELS Language Centers or other approved tests of English proficiency.

The minimum paper TOEFL score acceptable for full admission is 540. This corresponds to the Internet-based TOEFL of 76.The minimum IELTS score for full admission is 6.0. Other approved tests will be acceptable at the level of the TOEFL score. Official scores must be sent directly from the testing agency (i.e. TOEFL scores must be sent from ETS).

Please review the requirements for UW’s Graduate International Admission

Contact Diane Kempson in Health Sciences 220 at 307-766-2516 or for further information about MSW admissions.

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University of Wyoming

College of Health Sciences

Division of Social Work

Dept. 3632

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071-2000

Phone: (307) 766-6112

Fax: (307) 766-6839


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