Professional Licensure Disclosure - Social Work


Bachelor of Arts in Social Work (BSW)

Last updated 06/11/2020


 StateType of licenseDetermination
AlabamaLBSWMeets requirements
AlaskaLBSW
LMSW
Meets requirements
ArizonaLBSWMeets requirements
ArkansasLMSW
LSW
LCSW
Requires master's degree for licensure
CaliforniaASW
LCSW
Requires master's degree for licensure
ColoradoLCSW
LSW
Requires master's degree for licensure
ConnecticutLCSW
LMSW
Requires master's degree for licensure
DelawareSW - Bachelor & Master levelMeets requirements
FloridaLCSWRequires master's degree for licensure
GeorgiaLCSW
LMSW
Requires master's degree for licensure
HawaiiLBSWMeets requirements
IdahoLBSWMeets requirements
IllinoisLSW
LCSW
Requires master's degree for licensure
IndianaLBSWMeets requirements
IowaLBSWMeets requirements
KansasLBSWMeets requirements
KentuckyLSWMeets requirements
LouisianaRSWMeets requirements
MaineLSW
LSX - Licensed SW, Conditional
Meets requirements
MarylandLBSWMeets requirements
MassachusettsLSW
LSWA
Meets requirements
MichiganLBSW (by examination)
SST
Meets requirements
MinnesotaLSWMeets requirements
MississippiLSWMeets requirements
MissouriLBSWMeets requirements
MontanaLCSWRequires master's degree for licensure
NebraskaCSWMeets requirements
NevadaLSWMeets requirements
New HampshireICSWRequires master's degree for licensure
New JerseyCSWMeets requirements
New MexicoLBSWMeets requirements
New YorkLCSW
LMSW
Requires master's degree for licensure
North CarolinaCSW
CSWM (manager)
Meets requirements
North DakotaLBSWMeets requirements
OhioLSWMeets requirements
OklahomaLSWAMeets requirements
OregonRBSWMeets requirements
PennsylvaniaLSW
LCSW
Requires master's degree for licensure
Rhode IslandLCSW
LICSW
Requires master's degree for licensure
South CarolinaLBSW
Out of state applicants
Meets requirements
South DakotaSWA
LSW
Meets requirements
TennesseeLBSWMeets requirements
TexasLBSWMeets requirements
UtahSSW
LCSW
Requires master's degree for licensure
VermontLICSWMeets requirements
VirginiaLBSWMeets requirements
WashingtonLASW
LICSW
LSWA (associate)
Requires master's degree for licensure
Washington D.C.LSWA
LGSW
Requires master's degree for licensure
West VirginiaLSWMeets requirements
WisconsinCSWMeets requirements
WyomingCSWMeets requirements

Master of Arts in Social Work (MSW)

Last updated 06/11/2020


 StateType of licenseDetermination
AlabamaLCSW
LGSW
PIP
LBSW
Meets requirements
AlaskaLBSW
LMSW
Meets requirements
ArizonaLBSW
LMSW
LCSW
Meets requirements
ArkansasLMSW
LSW
LCSW
Meets requirements
CaliforniaASW
LCSW
Meets requirements
ColoradoLCSW
LSW
Meets requirements
ConnecticutLCSW
LMSW
Meets requirements
DelawareSW - Bachelor & Master level
LCSW
Meets requirements
FloridaLCSWMeets requirements
GeorgiaLCSW
LMSW
Meets requirements
HawaiiLBSW
LCSW
Meets requirements
IdahoLCSW
LMSW
LBSW
Meets requirements
IllinoisLSW
LCSW
Meets requirements
IndianaLCSW
LSW
LBSW
Meets requirements
IowaLBSW
LMSW
SW- Independent
Meets requirements
KansasLBSW
LMSW
LSCSW
Meets requirements
KentuckySW-Certified
LSW
LCSW
Meets requirements
LouisianaRSW
CSW
LMSW
LCSW
LCSW-BACS
Meets requirements
MaineLSW
LSX - Licensed SW, Conditional
LMSW
MC - Licensed Master SW, Conditional Clinical
LMSW
LCSW
Meets requirements
MarylandLBSW
LMSW
LCSW
LCSW-C
Meets requirements
MassachusettsLICSW
SW - Licensed Certified
LSW
LSWA
Meets requirements
MichiganLMSW (by examination)
LBSW (by examination)
SST
Meets requirements
MinnesotaLSW
LGSW
LISW
LICSW
Meets requirements
MississippiLSW
LMSW
LCSW
Meets requirements
MissouriLBSW
LMSW
Meets requirements
MontanaLCSWMeets requirements
NebraskaCMSW
CSW
Meets requirements
NevadaLSW
LASW
LCSW
LISW
Meets requirements
New HampshireICSWMeets requirements
New JerseyLSW
LCSW
CSW
Meets requirements
New MexicoLBSW
LCSW
LISW
LMSW
Meets requirements
New YorkLCSW
LMSW
Meets requirements
North CarolinaCSW
CMSW
LCSW
LCSWA (associate)
CSWM (manager)
Meets requirements
North DakotaLBSW
LMSW
LCSW
Meets requirements
OhioLSW
LISW
SWA
Meets requirements
OklahomaLCSW
LMSW
LSW
LSW-ADM
LSWA
Meets requirements
OregonCSWA
LCSW
RBSW
LMSW
Meets requirements
PennsylvaniaLSW
LCSW
Meets requirements
Rhode IslandLCSW
LICSW
Meets requirements
South CarolinaLBSW
LMSW
LISW (clinical practice)
LISW (advanced generalist practice)
Out of state applicants
Meets requirements
South DakotaSWA
LSW
CSW
CSW (private or independent practice)
Meets requirements
TennesseeLAPSW
LCSW
LMSW
LBSW
Meets requirements
TexasLBSW
LMSW
LMSW-AP
LCSW
Meets requirements
UtahSSW
LCSW
Meets requirements
VermontLICSWMeets requirements
VirginiaLCSW
LMSW
LBSW
Meets requirements
WashingtonLASW
LICSW
LSWA (associate)
Meets requirements
Washington D.C.LSWA
LGSW
Meets requirements
West VirginiaLSW
LGSW
LCSW
ICSW
Meets requirements
WisconsinCAPSW
CISW
LCSW
CSW
Meets requirements
WyomingCSW
LCSW
Meets requirements