North Dakota Social Work License Information

North Dakota Social Work License Requirements

What do I need to become a Social Worker? Find out what's required for North Dakota Social Work License for non-clinical and clinical roles. LSW: Licensed Social Worker

  1. Obtain a bachelor’s degree in social work from a CSWE accredited school
  2. Pass the ASWB bachelors exam

LCSW: Licensed Clinical Social Worker

  1. Obtain a Master’s degree in social work from a CSWE accredited school
  2. Pass the ASWB masters exam

LICSW: Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

  1. Obtain a Master’s degree or Doctorate degree in social work from a CSWE accredited school
  2. Pass the ASWB clinical exam
  3. 3,000 hours of supervised clinical hours over a 4 year period

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