Maine Social Work Licensure Information

Maine Social Work Licensure Requirements

View the Maine Social Work Licensure requirements for social work practice for non-clinical and clinical roles. Everything you need to know.LSW: Licensed Social Worker

  • Earn a bachelor’s degree from an accredited program
  • Three letters of recommendation from professionals in the field

LMSW: Licensed Master’s Social Worker

  • Must hold a Master’s in Social Work from an accredited program
  • Must have completed ASWB Exam
  • Obtain three letters of recommendation from professionals in the field

LCSW: Licensed Clinical Social Worker

  • Must hold a Master’s in Social Work from an accredited program
  • Must have completed ASWB Exam
  • Obtain three letters of recommendation from professionals in the field

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