The Top Five Most Affordable Advanced Standing Online MSWs

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Most Affordable Online MSWs

If you graduated from a CSWE-accredited bachelor’s program in Social Work and are looking for an affordable online, advanced standing MSW, it can take days, if not weeks, of time to find the best programs through traditional web searches. And both the cost and quality of an online MSW are relevant criteria to consider as you search. But, you’ll only find these details by searching individual program websites from hundreds of program choices.

The Online Degree Database collects data from university program websites to provide complete, up-to-date, details for online master’s degree programs. In the Fall of 2016, we collected data from the universe of online MSW programs actively marketing on the web. There are 51 online, Advanced Standing MSWs and 60 online, Regular Track MSWs included in our database.

Our Top Five Most Affordable, Advanced Standing, Online MSWs

The top five CSWE-accredited, most affordable, fully online, Advanced Standing MSWs in the U.S. today (that we found) are:
1. University of Missouri, Columbia (only open to students living in Missouri and contiguous states)
2. Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
3. University of Arkansas
4. University of South Dakota
5. Boise State University

Surprisingly, the total tuition for each of these programs is under $16,700 (based on the data published on their websites). In addition to being affordable, these programs are at nationally ranked institutions (per U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges rankings). The total tuition ranges from a low of $13,767 at University of Missouri, Columbia to $16,650 at Boise State University. The average total tuition of the 51 Advanced Standing MSW programs in the Online Degree Database is $34,370, so these fully online programs are a considerable bargain for interested students.

The Online Degree Database Saves You Time

If you are shopping for an online degree, the Online Degree Database is here to help you. The database contains more information about online master’s degree programs than any website in the market today. Our goal is to help you find the right program, saving you a significant amount of time while providing the best information possible.

Buy the Full Report Today!

Visit our website today to find other affordable online MSWs, and to explore other online MSW programs, or any of the most popular online master’s degrees. Check out our full report on Online Master of Social Work Programs: CSWE-accredited, Advanced Standing, Total Tuition under $25,000, available for purchase (for only $4.99), to see all of the most affordable online MSW programs in our database. Full program details for thirteen fully online and nine low residency / hybrid programs are in the report.

In addition, a companion report for online, Regular Track, MSWs is also available. The Regular Track MSW programs are designed for prospective students who have a bachelor’s degree in a field other than Social Work who want to become licensed Social Workers.

With our help, develop a short-list of program options that meet your key criteria before you start reaching out to universities for more information. is a web-based, continually-updated, easily searchable database of all the most popular online master’s degree programs in the United States. We deliver all the information you need to find the right online master’s degree to advance your career. Because we are not a marketing company, we never sell your contact information to universities or education companies.

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