The University of Kentucky has been offering the MSW program at Morehead State University since 1988. Morehead State University provides the classroom facilities for the program. Morehead Lies 65 miles east of Lexington and is located within the Daniel Boone National Forest. In 2012, UK expanded the program to include the Ashland Campus at Ashland Community & Technical College. The successful collaboration between MSU and UK is aimed at meeting the increasing need for advanced degreed social workers who can move quickly into positions as administrators, supervisors, and advanced practitioners in the rural communities of Eastern Kentucky, Southeast Ohio and West Virginia.

Inquires related to the MSU/Ashland MSW off-campus program should be directed to Sheila Miracle at 606-783-2409 or at sheila.miracle@uky.edu.

Admission Cycle for Morehead/Ashland Locations:

  • Fall 2016 – 60 Credit Hour MSW Program
  • Fall 2017 – Advanced Standing Program
  • Fall 2018 – 60 Credit Hour MSW Program
  • Fall 2019 – Advanced Standing Program
  • Fall 2020 – 60 Credit Hour MSW Program

For more information about the UK College of Social Work’s Community and Social Development program at Morehead State University or Ashland Campus at Ashland Community & Technical College, please contact Sheila Miracle at 606-783-2409 or at sheila.miracle@uky.edu.

The Setting at Morehead State University

Morehead, Kentucky lies 65 miles east of Lexington and within an easy commute of many parts of West Virginia and southern Ohio. Well-maintained I-64 provides direct access to this community of about 23,000 residents located within the Daniel Boone National Forest. The 8,000 acre Cave Run Lake is nearby as well as a 7,000 yard PGA-designed golf course and other recreational facilities.

The campus of Morehead State University is approximately 500 acres and situated with the city limits. MSU serves 8,400 students and provides the classroom facilities for the University of Kentucky’s MSW program.

Admission Cycle for Morehead State University campus:

 

  • Fall 2016 – 60 Credit Hour MSW Program
  • Fall 2017 – Advanced Standing Program
  • Fall 2018 – 60 Credit Hour MSW Program
  • Fall 2019 – Advanced Standing Program
  • Fall 2020 – 60 Credit Hour MSW Program

 

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Off-Campus Community and Social Development Curriculum

Community and Social Development Curriculum with
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