Houston MSW Program

Baylor University’s Diana R. Garland School of Social Work is educating future social work practitioners in the heart of downtown Houston, Texas. Established in 2015, the Garland School of Social Work’s Houston campus offers the standard and advanced standing Master of Social Work program in a hybrid model that is more conducive for students needing daytime flexibility while pursuing their MSW.


Quick Facts about the Garland School of Social Work's Houston Campus and the City of Houston:

MSW Program

  • Evening classes on Tuesdays and Wednesdays
  • Courses are hybrid model and meet 2/3 in-person and 1/3 asynchronously
  • Teaching by both full-time faculty and adjunct faculty who bring their current work experience and clinical expertise to the classroom
  • Cohort based program
  • Competitive financial aid funding available
  • Opportunity to create a unique concentration in an area of your passion in partnership with a faculty member

Field Internship Opportunities:

  • Opportunity for more health care focused internships
  • Broad clinical options in various areas including schools, hospitals, mental health settings and non-profit agencies
  • Dedicated field placement team

City of Houston:

  • Houston is a large metropolis in Texas
  • Greater Houston is the most ethnically diverse metropolitan area in the United States. More than 145 different languages are spoken in Houston
  • Houston ranks first among U.S. cities where paychecks stretch the furthest, according to Forbes.
  • There are more than 10,000 restaurants in the Houston area with culinary choices that represent more than 70 countries and American regions.