MSW Student Blog

The Practicum Experience

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Similar to many other skills, social work is best learned through real world or on the job experience. Which is one reason why a practicum is an essential piece to your graduate social work education. So, what exactly is practicum and what will the schedule look like while you’re in school?
Feb 26, 2021

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Unexpected Highs and Lows of Graduate School

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The idea of attending graduate school can be an exciting, yet daunting, prospective journey. As a first-generation college student, it felt like an impossible dream. So, gathering as much information about graduate programs and schools became an obvious next step.
Jan 29, 2021

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