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WSU Social Work provides internship opportunities for students through Field Experience (SOCW350) and Practicum (SOCW475). Each student becomes to obtain unique learning opportunities in his/her chosen community agency or human service organization.

Community Involvement

While working as an entry-level social work practitioner, each student is engaged in community programs and services and applies classroom learning in the field setting.   

Over 160 Agencies  

In 2012, WSU Social Work collaborates with over 160 community agencies and human service organizations (e.g., county department, non-profits, charities, nursing homes, international service centers, etc.).

Professional Supervision

A faculty liaison (WSU) and a field instructor (agency) are assigned to each student and provide guidance and supervision during the internship.