Joint Master's Degree Program Overview-UA Main Campus

Distance-learning technology, utilizing interactive video and audio systems, links faculty and students at the two institutions.

Use of Distance-Learning Technology

The University of Akron

Using distance education technology, instructors teach across the miles between The University of Akron and Cleveland State University. Students at the two sites form the student body of the Joint MSW Program.


The Joint MSW Program offers:

  • Preparation for the advanced practice of social work
  • A degree program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education
  • Part-time study
  • Evening/weekend courses
  • Regional field placements
  • Advanced standing program for qualifying students with a BSW

2015 MSW Application Information-UA Main Campus