For many students, the Field Education component of the BSW and MSW degree requirements is a turning point -- one in which passion to serve specific populations is first realized or further heightened. Field is considered the signature pedagogy of social work education.
An average of more than 100 students are placed into area service agencies each year. Field internships provide the opportunity to apply knowledge to work with clients and the systems that impact them. Join us and make a difference.
Placements are available in...
• public agencies
• private agencies
• local hospitals
• children's homes of different denominations
• nursing homes
• and more.
Fields of Interest Include...
• children's services
• services to the homeless and poor
• international social work
• services to refugees and immigrants
• grief and hospice services
• mental health
• congregational social work
I am amazed at the quality of work that your students provide to the Housing and Community Development department. We have been nationally recognized for their efforts. They bring innovation and a strong work ethic to their projects. We could not do it without their professionalism and passion."
Jeff Wall, Director
Housing and Community Development
City of Waco