The Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers utilizes the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) to process Social Work Licensing Applications, as authorized by the MA Division of Professional Licensure.  


Applicants must contact ASWB online at: mass. org for all aspects of the licensing process, including:

  • MA Social Work Board Regulations & Rules for all licensing levels

  • Application Procedures, Fees, Required Forms and Recent Training Requirements 

  • Notices, Updates and changes


Exam Preparation

Free Social Work Practice Exams 


Fee-Based Social Work Exam Prep

  • Licensing Exam Preparation Course (LTP)

  • Licensing Exam Study Resource

  • FAQs


For more information on Massachusetts Social Work Board Regulations visit:

For more information,  see

Licensure Basics

Licensure Renewal

Continuing Education

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