School of Social Work

The School of Social Work Field Education office offers an international field placement option in Cape Town, South Africa for MSW students. MSW students interested in applying to this newly developed learning opportunity will go through extensive application and selection procedures. The internship options in South Africa will be available at sites where learning opportunities exist in areas of program development and implementation, advocacy, health care disparities, mental health challenges, and child welfare issues. “ VACorps and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign School of Social Work formed a partnership in 2014. All social work students are enrolled in the UIUC MSW program.