In the UTC School of Professional Studies, select degree programs require field components (observations, practicums, internship, etc.). In order to comply with TCA 49-5-5610, the following criminal history background check policy is implemented to secure the safety and well-being of all students, faculty, and clients.

Criminal History Background Check Policy

Criminal History Background Check Student Procedures


The Social Work Department has developed this handbook to assist BSW students with developing a program of study which reflects their individual interests and professional aspirations. The BSW Program Student Handbook is a ready source of information regarding social work and the most common questions students have while in the program.

Student Handbook & Field Manual