Stipend Programs

Training and stipend programs providing training as well as funding during your studies in exchange for employment in certain areas after graduation. These are available in both  the MSW and the BASW program.

Title IV-E Child Welfare program

The Title IV-E Child Welfare program at SJSU provides a stipend to eligible MSW students who agree to work full time after graduation in county public child welfare services for a specified period of time. There are different versions of the program available for 2-Year Full-Time On-Campus, 3-Year Part-Time On-Campus, and Online/Hybrid students. Program details and application information available on the Title IV-E program website

Other training and stipend programs

The School also offers an MSW training and/or stipend program in Integrative Behavioral Health (IBH). The Santa Clara County Mental Health Program is available for BASW students.

For program details and application information for the IBH contact Ellen Ostergren at For the BASW Mental Health Program, contact Cynthia Sutter-Tkel at