- Learn from expert faculty
- Choose from multiple start dates
- Gain valuable field experience
The online BSW degree from East Central University Online trains students for successful careers as generalist social work professionals. Through an interdisciplinary curriculum with a global perspective, our expert BSW faculty will prepare you for social work practice in today’s rapidly changing and diverse society.
You’ll learn to enhance the quality of life for all people through hands-on internship opportunities and a study of social work theory based on scientific inquiry. Our interactive online classroom is designed for working adults, so you can study on your schedule as you work toward your goals. When you graduate with your online social work degree, you’ll be ready to make a positive impact in your community and help others with your career.
*Tuition listed is for Oklahoma residents. There is a non-resident tuition waiver available if certain requirements are met. Speak to an enrollment counselor for more information.
Social work professionals help people solve problems and improve their quality of life. As a graduate of the online bachelor’s degree in social work program, you will be prepared for entry-level human services and social work roles in a variety of contexts, including:
- Tribal child welfare
- Medical social work
- Child welfare
- Case management
- Mental health
- School social work
- Veterans family support
- Social service
Summer 2021 A
Fall 2021 A
Fall 2021 B
Spring 2022 A
Spring 2022 B
Accreditations and Affiliations
Higher Learning Commission
East Central University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
About East Central University
Founded in 1909, East Central University was originally established in eastern Oklahoma for the purpose of teacher certification training. Since that time, ECU has grown into a full-fledged university, offering a range of undergraduate and graduate degrees. As the alma mater of business leaders, elected officials, artists, scientists, astronauts and countless others, ECU remains one of the best institutions in the state for students to experience innovative learning through on-campus and online communities.