Illinois Social Work License Information

Illinois Social Work License Requirements

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

  1. Apply to an accredited social work program
  2. Three years of field work experience with supervision from an LSW or LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

  1. Graduate from an accredited graduate program
  2. Achieve 3,000 hours of supervised experience
  3. Work between 30-40 hours per week

For up-to-date and more detailed information, view the state’s official website: Illinois Social Work Licensing Board