Students considering an out-of-region or international placement should consult with their Advisor and the Student Services Director regarding their ability to meet SSW program requirements before arranging a meeting with the Director of Field Education.
A minimum of 480 hours must be completed in one semester, which is generally the student’s final semester of the program (Spring or Summer).
Students interested in an out-of-region or international placement will need to:
Students must be in good standing in order to be eligible for out-of-region or international placements. Students cannot be in the midst of an unresolved official review process unless they have explicit permission of their review committee.
The director of field education will assign a faculty liaison prior to the start of placement who will serve as a resource and a source of accountability via phone and email.