General Information for Social Work Licensure Preparation Course 

Course Schedule

BSW Exam Candidates--Friday, May 19, 2017, 9-11:30 a.m.

MSW, Clinical Candidates--Friday, May 19, 2017, 12:30-5 p.m. and Saturday, May 20, 2017, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.


The Social Work Licensure Preparation Course will be held on May 19 & 20, 2017 at the Bryant Conference Center in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.  Please see schedule above for start/end times.

Who Should Attend? 

The Social Work Licensure Examination Preparation Course is designed for recent bachelors or masters graduates of social work and experienced practitioners preparing for the clinical exam.

Registration Fees

BSW Exam Candidates--$199 registration fee

MSW, Clinical Exam Candidates--Early bird registration is available for $350 per person and expires on May 1, 2017. The standard registration fee is $395 per person. Registration fees include program materials, as well as breakfast and lunch on May 20. 

Treasury regulations may permit an income tax deduction for educational expenses (registration fees, travel, meals and lodging) undertaken to maintain or improve professional skills. Registration fees do not include lodging which is the responsibility of the participant. 

Cancellations and Refunds 

Cancellations received after May 12, 2017, are subject to a 25 percent cancellation fee. Refunds will not be granted after the program has begun. A substitute participant may be designated in place of a participant who cannot attend. The University of Alabama reserves the right to cancel, postpone or combine class sections; to limit registration; or to change instructors. Any money-back guarantee offered on specific programs does not necessarily apply to other programs of The University of Alabama College of Continuing Studies. 


A special group rate has been arranged with the Hotel Capstone which is located adjacent to the Bryant Conference Center at 320 Paul W Bryant Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401. The deadline for reservations at the group rate is April 18, 2017. Reservations may be made by calling 205-752-3200 or online at the Hotel Capstone's online reservation page for this event. When booking, please mention the "SWLPC" code to receive the group rate. 

Continuing Education

Certificates will be awarded at the end of the program based on your attendance.