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Online Dual MSW/MBA: Careers

Advance Your Career and Make a Difference

Build versatile skills

Transition to management

  • Get the credential you need. Pursue advanced practice roles and clinical positions that require an MSW.1
  • Open doors to more opportunities. Diversify your skills and build marketable business competencies.
  • Earn industry-recognized master’s degrees. This program is CSWE- and ACBSP-accredited, two distinctions employers look for.

The dual MSW/MBA program from Our Lady of the Lake University is designed for social work professionals with a BSW to pursue administrative and leadership roles.

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Become a Leader in Social Services and Nonprofit Organizations

Social Services Director $57,141 per year2

Executive Director, Nonprofit Organization $67,936 per year3

Social and Community Service Manager $69,600 per year4

Medical and Health Services Manager $104,280 per year5

Public Relations and Fundraising Manager $118,430 per year6

Licensed Clinical Social Worker $59,339 per year7

Prepare for Social Work Licensure and Management-Level Careers

With the online dual MSW/MBA program from OLLU, you will develop the business and advanced social work expertise you need to take the next step in your career. You can pursue roles in various contexts, including social services organizations, government agencies, and non-profits.

The field experience and specialized coursework you complete in this program will also help you meet social work licensing exam requirements for advanced practice and clinical careers. In addition, becoming a leader in your field will position you to advance human rights and socio-economic justice.

Program Outcomes and Skills Acquired

What You’ll Learn

Skills You’ll Gain

  • Leadership
  • Research
  • Public policy
  • Collaboration
  • Decision-making
  • Problem-solving
  • Communication
  • Critical thinking

Career Planning and Assessment

OLLU’s Center for Career Development and Testing (CCDT) is committed to supporting you in your spiritual, personal, academic and professional growth.

We offer testing, assessment, certification and professional development in accordance with the National College Testing Association’s (NCTA) professional and ethical guidelines.

Career Advising

Get assistance with career planning, job searching, résumé creation, and portfolio development.

Handshake

Explore internship and job postings, register for career events, and access professional resources and information, all through the convenient Handshake app.

Interview Preparation

Develop your interview skills with mock interviews, sample questions, direct feedback and a video training curriculum — all in our Big Interview online system.

FOCUS 2

Identify your skills profile and receive a personalized career assessment with FOCUS 2, a self-guided, interactive career planning program.

Sources

  1. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Social Workers. Occupational Outlook Handbook. Retrieved October 12, 2021, from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/community-and-social-service/social-workers.htm.
  2. Payscale.com. Average Social Services Director Salary. Retrieved October 12, 2021, from https://www.payscale.com/research/US/Job=Social_Services_Director/Salary.
  3. Payscale.com. Average Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization Salary. Retrieved October 12, 2021, from https://www.payscale.com/research/US/Job=Executive_Director%2C_Non-Profit_Organization/Salary.
  4. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Social and Community Service Managers. Occupational Outlook Handbook. Retrieved October 12, 2021, from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/social-and-community-service-managers.htm.
  5. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Medical and Health Services Managers. Occupational Outlook Handbook. Retrieved October 12, 2021, from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/medical-and-health-services-managers.htm.
  6. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Public Relations and Fundraising Managers. Occupational Outlook Handbook. Retrieved October 12, 2021, from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/public-relations-managers.htm.
  7. Payscale.com. Average Licensed Clinical Social Worker Salary. Retrieved October 12, 2021, from https://www.payscale.com/research/US/Job=Licensed_Clinical_Social_Worker_(LCSW)/Salary.
  8. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Management Occupations. Retrieved October 12, 2021, from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/home.htm.