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MSW/MPA Dual-Degree

A dual degree program comprised of the Master of Social Work and Master of Public Administration is available to graduate students.Students who are pursuing the MSW and MPA dual degree can follow one of two full-time degree plan options: Advance Standing and Regular Standing. 

The MSW/MPA dual degree plan can be completed in 3 years for Regular Standing students and 2 years (plus one summer semester) for Advanced Standing students. 

Detailed degree plans for both MSW/MPA options are available in the MSW student handbook

Students interested in the dual degree program must apply to and be accepted by each program (MSW and MPA) separately. 

Learn more about the MPA degree

Learn more about the MSW admissions requirements