Online Traditional MSW

Choosing Between Online and On Campus

There are unique benefits to both studying online and studying on campus. Whether you want more flexibility or value in-person learning, it’s important to choose the right option for you. Explore the difference between our Online Traditional MSW and Classroom-Based MSW programs.

USF Traditional MSW Programs (Non-Advanced Setting)
  Online MSW (Self-Supporting) Classroom-Based MSW*
  FL Resident and Non-Resident FL Resident Non-Resident
Cost per credit hour $550 x 60 credits $431.43 x 60 credits $877.17 x 60 credits
Total program cost $33,000 $25,885.60 $52,630.20
  Total program cost estimates do not include application fees, late fees, registration fees, educational resources (e.g., textbooks, etc.) or the one-time new graduate student fee.

Please note: With the exception of the Department of Children and Family (DCF) waivers, all other waivers (including State of Florida and USF employee) are not accepted for Self-Funded/Self-Supporting or Market Rate Tuition program courses.

For additional information, visit: USF Tuition Waiver

To learn more about the classroom-based program tuition fees per credit hour, please visit: USF Tuition and Fee Information

*Some fees may vary per campus location.

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