College of Behavioral & Social Sciences

MSW in Social Work

Program Highlights

Scores on various measures including the following:
  • Virtually all students pass the comprehensive exam
  • Over 90% surpass benchmarks in their self-evaluation of field
  • Over 90% surpass benchmark in their field instructor’s evaluation of field
  • Over 90% (aggregate) surpass benchmarks on the embedded assignments
Additional Indicators
  • Employment in professional positions post-graduation
  • Between 65 and 105 MSW students complete 16 hours per week their first year and 24 hours per week their second year of internships in community agencies
  • Students provide more than 40,000 internship hours per year to more than 60 agencies in Butte, Tehama, Glenn, Sacramento, Shasta, Yuba, and other counties