Among other positive factors like low tuition and strong advising for online students, the online colleges on this list offer master's in social work degrees accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, which is required for licensure.
There are 8 schools with an annual tuition of about $15,000 or less. The majority of these programs require field work, but it can be completed locally. Most also offer an accelerated track for students who already have a BSW, which allows them to graduate early and save money. All schools on this list are excellent choices for budget- and career-minded individuals.