Students with special circumstances that may impact a student’s ability to complete the standard practicum requirements are referred to the Director of Field Education for individual advising.
Paid field placements are very limited. Notices will be posted on the student listserv when paid placements are available. These placements are competitive, and some of the paid placements must be completed in specific semesters.
The advanced practicum course placements, SW 740/741, are to be completed in the same agency. The second semester in the agency adds breadth and depth to the first semester experience. The SW640 practicum course placement is completed in an agency … Read More
This is possible if certain criteria are met. Students electing this option must complete and submit a Practicum at Place of Employment application with the supporting documents. The application will not be approved unless all supporting information is submitted with … Read More
You should treat the interview as a professional job interview, and dress in “business casual” attire. Nice pants/dress/skirt and a nice conservative shirt/blouse, button down or polo style for men. NO jeans, t-shirts, low-cut blouses, short skirts/dresses, shorts, flip flops … Read More
The College has a list of approved agencies, and information on each of the agencies, for your review in the web-based IPT system. The directions and web-link are located on the CoSW Field Education website and additional instructions are included … Read More
All students must complete their registration and student detail pages in the web-based Field Intern Placement Tracking (IPT) system prior to registering for the practicum course. Students will receive individual log-in information from the Field Office. Complete information is located … Read More
Full-time 60-hour MSW students will complete their foundation practicum in the first spring semester. Part-time 60-hour students will complete their foundation practicum in the second fall semester. All students complete their advanced practicum courses over the final fall and spring … Read More
Students in the two year MSW program must complete three practicum courses, with each course including 300 hours of seminar and experiential learning. Advanced standing MSW students must complete two practicum courses with each course including 300 hours of seminar … Read More