Missouri Social Work License Information

Missouri Social Work License Requirements

What do I need to become a Social Worker? View the Missouri Social Work License requirements for non-clinical and clinical roles.LBSW: License Bachelor’s Social Worker

  1. Obtain a bachelor’s from an accredited school
  2. Pass the ASWB licensing exam

LCSW: Licensed Clinical Social Worker

  1. Obtain a master’s degree from an accredited school
  2. Pass the ASWB licensing exam
  3. Complete 3,000 hours of supervised hours over a two year period

LAMSW: Licensed Advanced Macro Social Worker

  1. Obtain a master’s degree from an accredited school
  2. Pass the ASWB licensing exam
  3. Complete 3,000 hours of supervised hours over a two year period

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