Social Work Field Education

Field Education Admission

The social work practicum is part of the senior year curriculum. Over two semesters, students complete 440 hours of internship in a social service agency which is approved by the department. Requirements for admission to practicum include: completion of 88 semester hours, 2.5 Graduation/Retention GPA, 2.5 GPA in all Social Work courses, proof of field practicum liability insurance, and approval of the social work faculty.