Mississippi-licensed social workers have a biennial license renewal with an April 30th deadline for LMSW’s and LSCW’s, and a deadline of September 30th for LSW’s. Twenty hours are allowed from online continuing education courses if ASWB-approved.
Four (4) hours of professional ethics, and two (2) hours of cultural diversity are required at each renewal.
Mississippi Board of Examiners for SW & MFT
View the Board Website or Email the Board
CE Required: 40 hours every 2 years
Online CE Allowed: 20 hours (must have posttest & evaluation)
License Expiration: LMSW & LCSW = 4/30; LSW = 9/30, every 2 years
National Accreditation Accepted: ASWB
Notes: 4 hrs prof ethics & 2 hrs cultural diversity required each renewal
Date of Info: 11/24/2015
Professional Development Resources is approved to offer continuing education to social workers by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB ACE#1046).
Continuing Education Courses for Social Workers