Important Message on Continuity Plan for Field Education:
President Castro has announced that Fresno State will transition instruction to remote delivery mechanisms beginning Friday, March 20. Students may continue to participate in their field internship if personal and agency circumstances allow. Support from the department and faculty liaison is available using email and other remote methods of communication. If students are advised by their agency, supervisor, the university and/or government to not attend their field placement due to COVID-19, or if safety concerns warrant a temporary disruption in field placement,students should contact the assigned faculty liaison immediately for guidance on managing disruptions to field. Students and field instructors/agency supervisors are advised to follow Fresno State updates on a daily basis at: fresnostate.edu/coronavirus.
Comcast Internet during COVID-19 precautions
Comcast is offering free/reduced price internet for those of low-income who are forced
to work or study remotely due to COVID-19.
Tips For Social Distancing, Quarantine, And Isolation During An Infectious Disease
Here is a good video explaining Covid-19.
The Department of Social Work Education
The Department of Social Work Education (DSWE) at Fresno State is committed to the education of social workers at the bachelor's and master's levels who will provide social welfare services and leadership in the central San Joaquin Valley and beyond. The Department is committed to enhancing both the quality of life in the region and the capacity of citizens to identify and address their own social welfare needs and social justice concerns.Graduates of both programs intervene with individuals, families, groups, and other small systems as well as with human service agencies, voluntary organizations, neighborhoods, and communities.