NASW-NYS offers two-day licensing preparation classes for both the New York State LMSW and LCSW exams. Our prep courses will be delivered as live webinars, allowing you to attend from the convenience of your own home! These courses are designed to review content areas of the exam, and teach successful test-taking strategies (including dealing with test anxieties).
Please stay tuned for future test prep course dates!
NASW Member Fee: $75 NASW Non-Member Fee: $15
Social Work Students: $132 Will Get You an NASW Membership AND a Licensing Prep Course!
Join today as a NASW Member and receive HALF OFF the licensing test prep course price for non-members. BSW and MSW Membership Dues are $57/annually and are open to anyone currently enrolled in a CSWE-accredited social work degree program or a program eligible for candidacy. Eligibility for the BSW and/or MSW student membership category is limited to four years for each degree over the lifetime of membership (does not need to be continuous).
The NYS Education Department- Office of the Professions Social Work website outlines the qualifications and the applications for licensure as well as instructions on how to apply for a license in New York. Once you have been have been approved by the state to take the ASWB Social Work Licensing exam, you can register to take the exam with ASWB by visiting https://www.aswb.org/exam-candidates/.