Michigan Social Work License Information

Michigan Social Work License Requirements

What do I need to become a Social Worker? Find out what's required for Michigan Social Work License in clinical and non-clinical roles.LBSW: Licensed Bachelor’s Social Worker

  1. Graduate with an accredited Bachelor’s degree (CSWE)
  2. Complete 4,000 hours of supervised experience in a 2 year period
  3. Complete and pass the Bachelor’s exam provided by ASWB

LMSW: Licensed Master’s Social Worker

  1. Graduate with an accredited Masters degree (CSWE)
  2. Complete 4,000 hours of supervised experience in 2 years
  3. Complete a Clinical Exam or Social work Boards Exam (ASWB)

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