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Department of Social Work

Master of Social Work

Advanced Standing Program

Field Instruction

Students in the Advanced Standing MSW Program are required to complete a field internship 24 hours per week during the Fall and Spring semesters of study (no field internship is required during the initial Maymester summer session).

Field internships are located within a 75 mile radius of the University. Requests for exceptions to this policy must be made in writing (with rationale for the request) to the Director of Field Education for consideration by the Field Committee.

MSW Field Manual (pdf 576 KB)

Guidelines for Use of Employment as a Field Placement (pdf 140 KB)

Inquiries about field instruction and application forms can be directed to: 

Michelle Hearn
Field Specialist
803/323-3387 
803/323-3386 fax

Jennifer McDaniel, MSW, LMSW
Field Director
803/323-3385 
803/323-3386 fax

Perry Owen, MSW
Associate Field Director
803/323-2187
803/323-3386 fax

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