Social Work Licensing Information- MSW Licensure Examination Prep Sessions
New Schedule Coming Soon!
Students can practice on the bachelor's, clinical or master's* exam
*The master's exam is not an option in Ohio, but it is another set of 170 graduate level
questions for students to use in practice
Cost: Free Location: Polsky Building, Room 411, The Computer Lab
Facilitated by: Timothy McCarragher, Ph.D., LISW-S, Director/Associate Professor
Advance Registration: Not required
Additional Free Licensing Resources Available to all Social Work Students
Flashcards with BSW/MSW content are available at no charge. Flashcards are available
at the reception area in Polsky 411, and can be checked out for one week.
Twenty (20) copies of the LEAP materials are available for licensure prep and can be checked
out for one week
PREPARING TO ENTER FIELD EDUCATION: FORMS
Field Application Process Schedule and Forms
All Foundation Students & entering Advanced Standing Students only
Agency Rosters - Listing of Field Education Opportunities
Increasingly, agencies/organizations are requesting background checks: A BCI (state) and/or FBI (national) criminal record checks. On-campus fingerprinting and background checks are available-The University of Akron Police Department/Campus Police under $60. for both BCI & FBI.
Field Education Manual
Interview Preparation- Under Construction!
Did you know that Social Work students can purchase Professional Lability Insurance through the university for $20.00 per academic year?
Send or drop off a check made out to The University of Akron with Naomi White, Field Coordinator. Upon receipt and processing of your check, social work students will receive both an electronic version and a hard copy of a Certificate of Liability Insurance (Each claim- 1,000,000. & Aggregate - 3,000,000.). Beginning Spring 2014, the School of Social Work will encourage all students to purchase liability insurance.
YOU ARE CURRENTLY IN YOUR FIELD PLACEMENT: FORMS
Student Integrative Learning Contract Forms
Student Field Evaluation Forms
Documentation of Field Time
Other Field Evaluation Forms