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Community Outreach Practicum

_DSC3267The community outreach practicum is an opportunity for students to enhance their professional and personal development by gaining practical, real-world experience in their field, by exploring career interests, and by learning more about children and families and the support services available to them. As well, the practicum is an opportunity to contribute to the work of the host agency.

Practicum Prerequisites

1.Senior standing (completion of at least 90 hours)
2.Completion of CFS 405
3.Minimum GPA of 2.5
4.A minimum grade of “C” in all CFS courses[/half]


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Other Information

  • After applying, practicum students will have access to formal practicum information and instructions via Blackboard.
  • The decision to take additional courses with the practicum should be discussed with one’s faculty advisor and/or with the Community Practicum Coordinator.

Contact

Community Outreach Practicum Coordinator
Juli Sams, PhD
411 Jessie Harris Building
julisams@utk.edu

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