MSW Application: Social Work Department

MSW Application: Social Work Department

The MSW Program Application for Fall 2015 will be accepted January 1-31.  Applications will be available online mid-December. 


The MSW Application has several parts - please be certain the following items have been completed and returned with the application package:

  •     Applicant Contact Information
  •     Signature certifying application
  •     Prerequisite Course Verification Form
  •     Unofficial Copies of Transcripts – this can speed up the consideration of your application
  •     Summary of Work Experience
  •     Personal Statement

Additional items pending special circumstances:

  • Petition for Advanced Standing Consideration: for Advanced Standing applicants who graduated with an accredited bachelor’s degree in social work more than 5 years ago.
  • GRE results: if your GPA is below 3.0 you are strongly urged to take and submit GRE results.

Submit the application package to the Department of Social Work. Please ensure that a complete application is submitted.

All incomplete applications will be returned to the applicant, without review.

Mail complete application to:

MSW Program Admissions Committee
Department of Social Work
Humboldt State University
1 Harpst Street
Arcata, CA  95521