Georgia Social Work License Information

Georgia Social Work License Requirements

What do I need to become a Social Worker? Find out what's required for Georgia Social Work License. Everything you need to know.Licensed Master Social Worker

  • Must hold a Master’s in Social Work (MSW)(must be CSWE-accredited)
  • Must have completed ASWB Exam
  • Subject to Continuing Education requirements for license renewal
  • Fingerprint/Background Check

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

  • Must hold a Master’s in Social Work (MSW)(must be CSWE-accredited)
  • Must have completed ASWB Exam
  • A minimum of 120 hours of documented post-master’s supervision over a 3 year period
  • Subject to Continuing Education requirements for license renewal
  • Fingerprint/Background Check

Test prep resources for the LMSW exam here.

For up-to-date and more detailed information on Georgia Social Work License Requirements, view the state’s official website: The Georgia Society for Clinical Social Work