How to Apply - MSW

The Garland School of Social Work currently operates on a rolling admissions process. Applications will be reviewed and financial assistance will be dispersed on a first come, first served basis. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible for best consideration.

Prospective students interested in applying for the Baylor University Master of Social Work (MSW) Standard or Advanced Standing Degree option are required to submit the following documents:

For specific MSW eligibility requirements, follow the links below:

International Students

Please follow the application process as described above. For information regarding transcripts and standardized test requirements, visit

All transcripts, proof of degree, and language exam results should be sent to the Garland School of Social Work, Graduate Admissions, One Bear Place 97320, Waco, TX 76798-7308 or electronically to

Transfer Students

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.

For more information regarding the MSW Application, contact the School of Social Work via email at or phone at 254-710-6411.