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The Boston College Graduate School of Social Work has an off-campus location at Worcester State University in Worcester, Massachusetts. Students admitted to the off-campus program can take all of their Clinical Practice and the majority of Macro Practice first-year and introductory methods courses in the first two years of study at the Worcester location.
All courses are taught by Boston College Graduate School of Social Work faculty. Classes begin in September and meet once a week on Tuesdays from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Students take two classes per semester in Worcester.
In keeping with the School's long association with social agencies throughout New England, both field placements may also be arranged in the Worcester area. There is no field placement during the first year. The first field placement is in the second year of the program or in a block during the summer for eligible students. It may be possible to do a placement in your employing agency.
The balance of courses in the final year of study are taken at the main campus in Chestnut Hill. The final year of study may also be split into two years for a total program of study spanning four years.
For more information on the program, contact Marilyn Carey, Site Coordinator, email@example.com. Applicants interested in this option should also review their curriculum plan with Bill Howard, Director of Admissions, firstname.lastname@example.org. Financial aid is available.