General Information for Social Work Licensure Preparation Course

Course Schedule


2020 Spring Offering:

BSW Students: Friday, May 15, 2020 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

MSW Students: Friday, May 15, 2020 12:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Saturday, May 16, 2020 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Individuals who participated in the may 2020 workshop and do not pass their licensure exam are able to participate in the October 2020 workshop at a reduced rate. Please contact Amanda Bergeron at for additional information.

2020 Winter Offering

BSW Students: Friday, December 5, 2020 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

MSW Students: Friday, December 4, 2020 12:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Saturday, December 5, 2020 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


The Social Work Licensure Preparation Course will be held May 15 - 16, 2020 for the Spring 2020 and December 4-5, 2020 for the Winter 2020 offering at the Bryant Conference Center in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

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 May 1, 2020 for the May course and November 20, 2020 for the December course. The standard registration fee is $395 per person. Registration fees include program materials, as well as breakfast and lunch October 6. Registration fees do not include lodging which is the responsibility of the participant.


Cancellations received after May 1, 2020 for the Spring course and November 20, 2020 for the Winter course, 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.

Request for Accommodations

The University of Alabama is committed to complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Requests for accommodation of physical and/or dietary needs should be made at least 30 calendar days in advance of the program date. Please email your request to


The conference hotel is the Hotel Capstone located at 320 Paul Bryant Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401. Reservations can be made over the telephone by calling 205-752-3200 or you may book a room online by visiting Please mention the Social Work Licensure Examination Preparation Course or the group code to receive the group rate of $120 per night. The last day to make a reservation will be April 15, 2020 for the Spring course. 

Group Code: LPW1042019A 

Continuing Education

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