School of Social Work

Social Work Licensure in Michigan


To assist in finding information about Social Work Licensing in Michigan, please investigate the websites listed below. You are exempt from licensure regulations if you are a student in an academic course of study leading to a degree in social work and you participate in an internship or field placement supervised by a licensed master's social worker.

You can also review a Power Point presentation prepared by our faculty regarding this process.  You can download this file here.

For Social Work Licensure Law, answers to frequently asked questions, application packets, information about the State Board of Social Examiners and additional information about licensing, click Here

To learn about the social work licensing application and relevant instructions for the BSW Limited Licensure and Full Licensure, click Here

To learn more about the social work licensing application and relevant instructions for the MSW Limited Licensure and Full Licensure, click Here

To learn more about Supervision Resources for Social Work Licensing, click Here 

The Association of Social Work Boards [ASWB] prepares the social work examinations for licensing and develops study guides for exam preparation.
The website for ASWB is:
www.aswb.org

Page last modified April 18, 2014