Once you’ve graduated from Florida State University's online Master of Social Work (MSW) degree program, the next step is to complete the requirements for the Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) credential in the state in which you plan to practice. This article looks at the LCSW licensure requirements for the state of New York to help you to capitalize on the momentum of your academic experience as you move through the licensure process.
Achieving the LCSW credential in the state of Kentucky can be a challenging process that requires the utmost dedication to complete. Graduates from Florida State University’s online MSW degree are primed for success on this path to licensure, though, thanks to the program’s exceptional academic foundation.
Katie Krukenberg is an MSW graduate (2006) from Florida State University and a licensed clinical social worker in North Dakota. She works at the University of Mary and is an assistant professor of social work as well as the director of field education for the social work program.
With work experience completed, LCSW candidates can then submit their Licensing and Examination Packet to the state of California.
Social workers are a valuable asset to agencies serving clients with mental health needs, and are increasingly found in an ever growing number of settings. It is essential that social workers are well educated on mental health as well as strategies to address the increasingly complex situations they encounter.
This article covers the requirements for the credential of Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) for the state of Illinois.