Field education is the signature pedagogy of social work education. It is the opportunity for students to combine their passion and academic knowledge to real-life experiences in the community.

About Social Work Field Education

Learn about the signature pedagogy of social work education.

Agency & Field Instructor Resources

The field program has specific criteria to become a qualified field agency and/or field instructor. Discover how you can make a positive impact in the community with a partnership with our Department of Social Work Field Education Program.

Field Education Manual

Review the policies and procedures that drive our field program to train students to become competent social work professionals.

SONIA - Field Education Database

Link to the field education database, Sonia. Students, agencies, field instructors, and faculty can access field placement information, forms, and documents.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find quick, brief, answers to commonly asked questions about field education.

Contact Field Education

If you have additional specific questions regarding the BSSW or MSW programs, be sure to contact us