Skip to main content


Female faculty teaching in front of classroom

Fordham University’s nationally recognized graduate programs in social work take a bold integrated approach to the future of the social work profession. Designed with your needs in mind, our graduate programs offer flexible scheduling as well as on-campus and online options. You’ll develop both professionally and personally from quality academics driven by a forward-thinking, skills-based curriculum.

Accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, our highly ranked Master of Social Work (MSW) program combines a strong foundation in social work traditions with the ability to design your own advanced course of study. Whether your interest is in direct practice, organizational leadership, or social science research, you’ll graduate with a skill set that will be relevant to every population and every setting throughout your career.

At Fordham GSS, you’ll be supported every step of the way. Our admissions counselors are ready to help you with the application process. Our faculty advisers will guide you through your course of study. And our active, passionate alumni network is an invaluable resource for field placements and jobs.

For more information about our on-campus programs, call 212-636-6600 or email

For information about the Online MSW program, call 833-681-2234 or email