Field Placement Settings
Fordham takes pride in its extensive network of agency partnerships across the tri-state area and the United States, offering Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) students valuable opportunities to fulfill their required field internship placements.
Whether you have a clear vision of your desired post-graduation path within social work or are in the process of familiarizing yourself with the field, we offer diverse internship options spanning various sectors of social work. These opportunities allow you to personalize your graduate education based on your interests and requirements. Explore a selection of our available opportunities below.
Unique to Fordham Field Placements
London Field Internship
After completing coursework in the Summer London Program, students have the opportunity to continue on abroad with a fall field placement in London within the city's historic settlement houses.Learn more
United Nations Field Placement
Become a force for global good as an intern with the UN. Study international policy and help organize and participate in Social Work Day at the UN.Learn more
Palliative Care Fellowship
This program includes a tuition remission stipend, career mentorship opportunities, and access to exclusive workshops in the areas of palliative care and end-of-life care. As the global population ages, these services will be increasingly in demand.Learn more
PIPELINE for Youth Health Fellowship
This program offers specialized training in behavioral health services to create a sustainable pipeline of racially and ethnically diverse behavioral health social work practitioners who are equipped with the skills needed to work with youth across the entire continuum of care. MSW students accepted for this fellowship receive a $10,000 tuition stipend.Learn more
Her Migrant Hub
Advocate for New York City's asylum seekers as they navigate the arduous and intimidating process of living in America. Participate in community outreach, event organizing, and research with Fordham GSS Professors Dr. Alonzo and Dr. Popescu.Learn more
More Placement Opportunities
Below is a sample of the thousands of agencies Fordham has partnered with to supply our M.S.W. students with field experiences that will inform and enhance their careers.
Westchester Jewish Community Services
St. Vincents Hospital Westchester
The Jewish Board
Mid-Fairfield Community Care Center
Manhattan Hunter Science High School
Ossining Community Schools
Family Services Of Westchester
Andrus Childrens Center
Family & Children's Agency
JCCA (formerly known as Jewish Child Care Association)
Children's Aid Society - NYC
Family Centers, Inc.
Human Services Council of New York
United Neighborhood Houses
ACS Division of Policy, Planning, and Measurement
Association for Neighborhood and Housing Development
NYC Office for the Aging
NYU Langone Health Winthrop Geriatric
Presbyterian Senior Services
Triboro Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Westchester County Department of Senior Programs and Services
AHRC NYC - Multiple locations
Settlement Health, Inc.
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene- East Harlem Asthma Center of Excellence
The Bridge, Inc.
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Maimonides Medical Center
New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Stamford Hospital/Bennett Cancer Center
Danbury Hospital/Palliative Care Program
Connecticut Institute of Refugees & Immigrants