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Approval in New Jersey

New Jersey Board of Social Workers Examiners

  • 40 CE credit hours required every 2 years — All 40 may be earned with CE-Credit.com.

Applies To:

  • New Jersey Social Workers

We are currently submitting more courses to be approved for acceptance by New Jersey Board of Social Workers Examiners. Check back frequently.

All credits may be distance learning (online/homestudy) courses, but must be preapproved.

LCSWs – 40 credit hours, 5 of the 40 hours shall be completed in ethics and clinical practice. 20 of the 40 credits must relate directly to clinical practice. 3 of the 40 credits must be in Cultural Competence.

LSWs – 30 credits, 5 of which must be related to ethics. 3 of the 40 credits must be in Cultural Competence.

CSWs – 20 credits, 5 of which must be related to ethics. 3 of the 20 credits must be in Cultural Competence.

Grievance Policy Addendum for Social Workers in New Jersey

In addition to our standard grievance policy, our approval for Social Workers in New Jersey includes this qualifier:

If the results of the grievance process are unsatisfactory, New Jersey social workers have the option to contact the approving entity, with an option to appeal to their licensing board.

Board Contact Info

New Jersey Board of Social Workers Examiners
Phone: 973-504-6495
https://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/sw/Pages/continuingeducation.aspx

New Jersey Board of Social Workers Examiners accepts ASWB ACE individually-approved courses.

Disclaimer

We do our best keep our information current, but state laws sometimes change without notice. Please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.

If you are aware of a change in your requirements that is not shown here, please let us know!

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