Experiential Learning Component
The online MSW program also includes an experiential learning component known as a field placement. Traditional track students complete two field experiences: 480 hours in the first field placement; 600 hours in the second field placement. Advanced Standing track students complete 600 hours in their field placement. Put your newly acquired knowledge to use while familiarizing yourself with the responsibilities and requirements of the social work profession.
Read about one student’s field placement in her community here.