Continuing Education application
procedures, requirements and
There are three
types of Continuing Education Provider
CSWE accredited status is suitable to CSWE Schools
of Social Work accredited by the Council on
Social Work Education.
provider can offer postgraduate programs through their
continuing education program for a twelve month
CSWE non-accredited status applies to the
following sponsorship types:
category applies to any agency or
organization that has a 501(c)3 status and is not an
accredited CSWE program.
- For-Profit category
applies to any agency, organization or corporation
that does not meet the criteria for a 501(c)3 status
and is not an accredited CSWE program.
When to apply
Applications are processed on a first come
first serve basis. Unless a "rush" review has been
Applications will be expedited if the
Collaborative caused the delay.
Collaborative requires providers to apply for approval
at least 60 days before the
first date of the program or the "go to print"
date. This will allow enough time for the
processing of your application and for Collaborative
approved a course approval number will be assigned and
available for print on your program
Canceling a Program
Notification of cancellation of approved
programs must be sent to the Collaborative and should
be postmarked 10 days before the program
will not be given after the program has been
reviewed. Payment is an
application fee not an approval fee.
If you are an
employer and wish to become a provider, download the
following forms from the forms listed in
"blue" lettering at the bottom of
this page. Clicking on the "blue
words" will allow you to open the document in
Microsoft Word. Please make sure that you
download all of the forms listed
Distance Learning Application
Approved Provider Program
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
for current versions of documents