Community & Visitors Parents & Families Future Students Current Students Alumni & Friends Faculty & Staff
Department of Social Work

Department of Social Work

Field Instruction 

Bachelor of Social Work

The Bachelor of Social Work degree requires a full-semester internship during the student's last semester in the program. The internship follows completion of all social work intervention course work. During the internship, the student spends a minimum of 450 hours working in a community social work setting with professional social work field supervision. Internships are available at a variety of locations throughout the region. 


BSW Field Manual (pdf 627 KB)


Forms related to field can be found on the Field Instruction website.


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

Michelle Hearn
Field Specialist
803/323-3386 fax

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

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