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How to Apply

Prospective students interested in applying for the Baylor University MSW Standard or Advanced Standing Degree option need to submit the online Master of Social Work application. Application deadlines are as follows:

Please be advised that due to limited slots the class can fill prior to the above deadlines. Applications that are submitted before the deadline and approved after the class is full will be added to a wait list. Approved applicants may also defer until the following year. To reactivate a previously submitted application, complete the MSW Application Reactivation Form.

For more information regarding the MSW Application, please contact the School of Social Work Student and Alumni Services Coordinator, via email at or phone at 254-710-4484.

M.Div/MSW or MTS/MSW Admission

Prospective students interested in applying to one of our dual degree options (M.Div/MSW or MTS/MSW) must also submit and complete an application to Truett Seminary.

MSW/MBA Admission

Prospective students interested in applying to our joint degree (MSW/MBA) must also submit and complete an application to the graduate program at Hankamer School of Business.


The School of Social Work offers many opportunities for transfer credit. Applications will be reviewed on an individual basis. Instructions and information can be found in the course catalog.