Fall 2024 MSW Application Priority Deadline: January 8, 2024
Summer 2024 Advanced Standing MSW Application Deadline: January 8, 2024
Fall 2024 PhD Application Deadline: December 1, 2023
On the Frontline of Change in Los Angeles
An inclusive, tightly-knit campus set directly within the communities we serve.
In the Sweet Spot Between Scholarship and Community
Learn from nationally recognized expert faculty whose research is embedded and tested within Los Angeles communities.
Investing in Bright Ideas
The solutions of the past cannot solve the challenges of the future. Our flexible MSW program gives students the confidence to break from convention when necessary to better support populations in need.
A Family Culture
The Trojan Family is real. The supportive, hands-on academic environment that students experience remains strong throughout their careers.
Your MSW, in San Diego
Our transformative MSW program is now available in San Diego. Earn your degree through our flexible hybrid model.
Join us in McCarthy Quad on the USC campus for the AIDS Quilt Memorial and Life Celebration: A University-Wide Social Justice and Health Equity Event on December 1. Guest speakers, performers, a three city block display of panels from the original AIDS Memorial Quilt and much more!
Keck Hospital ICU nurses Jacob Spruill and Alejandra Cuevas helped each other take the next step in their careers in the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program.
Alumna Maria Garay-Serratos uses her personal story to raise awareness for the connection between domestic violence and traumatic brain injury in the documentary film "This Hits Home."
The first regional study across three counties led by the Military and Veterans Programs (MVP) indicates an evolution in the needs of veterans throughout Southern California as they transition from active duty.
Monique Bingham, MSW '21, is NASW's 2022 Emerging Social Work Leader. She works as a mental health therapist at the Anti-Recidivism Coalition, which strives to end mass incarceration in California. Her own father was incarcerated when she was a child, and released when she became an adult.
Listen to Monique discuss recidivism as the featured guest on the NASW podcast Social Work Talks.
Ready to chart a new path forward? View steps to apply or start your application to our world class MSW today.