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The AASW is responsible for accrediting social work programs and the accreditation is intended to ensure that graduates from social work programs are equipped to achieve the professional competencies and learning outcomes necessary for entry into professional practice (ASWEAS March 2020 V2.2 August 2023).

Accredited Programs

An overview of the programs currently accredited and discontinued by the AASW.

Accredited Process

An outline of the processes followed by AASW accreditation team for accrediting programs

Details pertaining to the process for appealing accreditation decision outcomes

Information of the activities used to monitor social work accredited programs.

Accreditation Roles

Information on the roles and responsibilities for all stakeholders involved in the accreditation process.

Meet the Council

Meet your council members

Additional Information

Frequently asked questions (FAQ).