MSW/MBA

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Marna Metcalf, MSW/MBA ’16

Change agents with solid business skills are in demand to lead highly effective teams and create new programs and policies.

Organizations in the private, public, nonprofit and government sectors are coming together to provide social and economic value, hoping to tackle society's greatest challenges. The School of Management and the School of Social Work offer a collaborative program leading to both the Master of Social Work (MSW) and the MBA degrees.

Be Career Ready

  • Develop effective leadership, teamwork, critical thinking and communication skills
  • Tackle social challenges using applied foundational management and business skills
  • Understand the inter-related role of social and fiscal policy development, management and strategic planning
  • Apply analytical skills to understand the delicate balance between client outcomes and efficiency
  • Immerse yourself in the diverse community of full-time MBAs
Make a positive impact

During the Social Impact Fellows program, MBA and MSW students work together to solve pressing challenges at mission-driven organizations.

Total Hour Requirement

School of Social Work Credits School of Management Credits
Social Work courses


Total
48


48
MBA core courses
MBA electives
MBA internship
Total
27
18
3
48
School of Social Work Credits
Social Work courses
Total
48
48
School of Management Credits
MBA core courses
MBA electives
MBA internship
Total
27
18
3
48

Admissions
150 Jacobs Management Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000
Tel:  716-645-3204
som-apps@buffalo.edu

Student Services
203 Alfiero Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000
Tel:  716-645-3200
mgtgsrv@buffalo.edu

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Curriculum

To learn more about the Master in Social Work program, visit the School of Social Work.

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