The 2006 Promoting Independence Plan calls for the Texas Health and Human Services Commission to work with DADS and home health agencies across the state to provide opportunities for college students enrolled in social work and occupational and physical therapy programs to participate in practicums and interships.

The following list is provided for informational purposes only; DADS does not endorse or make any claims regarding these programs. Any organization interested in providing an internship or practicum should contact the college or university directly.

Bachelor's in Social Work

Abilene Christian University

325-674-2306, Ext. 2076
http://www.acu.edu

Baylor University

254-710-6400
http://www.baylor.edu

Hardin-Simmons University

325-670-1275
http://www.hsutx.edu

Howard Payne University

915-646-2502
http://www.hputx.edu

Lamar University

409-880-8552
http://www.lamar.edu

Lubbock Christian University

806-720-7832
http://www.lcu.edu

Midwestern State University

940-397-4437
http://www.mwsu.edu

Our Lady of the Lake University

210-434-3969
http://www.ollusa.edu

Prairie View A&M University

936-857-2394
http://www.pvamu.edu

St. Edwards University

512-448-8642
http://www.stedwards.edu

Stephen F. Austin State University

936-468-5105
http://www.sfasu.edu

Tarleton State University

254-968-9276
http://www.tarleton.edu

Texas A&M - Commerce

903-468-8100

https://www.tamuc.edu

Texas A&M - Kingsville

361-593-4990
http://www.tamuk.edu

Texas A&M - Laredo

956-326-2644
http://www.tamiu.edu

Texas Christian University

817-257-7469
http://www.tcu.edu

Texas Southern University

713-313-7425
http://www.tsu.edu

Texas State University

512-245-8833
http://www.txstate.edu

Texas Tech University

806-742-2401, Ext. 244
http://www.ttu.edu

Texas Woman's University - Denton

940-898-2071
http://www.twu.edu

University of Houston -Clear Lake

281-283-3388, Ext. 3338
http://www.uh.edu

University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

254-295-4554
http://www.umhb.edu

The University of Texas at Arlington

817-272-3613
http://www.uta.edu

The University of Texas at Austin

512-471-5457
http://www.utexas.edu

The University of Texas at El Paso

915-747-5095
http://www.utep.edu

The University of Texas - Rio Grande Valley

956-381-3575
http://www.utrgv.edu/en-us/Rio Grande Valley

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

432-552-2353
http://www.utpb.edu

West Texas A&M University

806-651-2592
http://www.wtamu.edu


Master's in Social Work

Baylor University

254-710-6400
http://www.baylor.edu

Our Lady of the Lake University

210-434-3969
http://www.ollusa.edu

Stephen F. Austin State University

936-468-5105
http://www.sfasu.edu

Texas A&M - Commerce

903-468-8100

https://www.tamuc.edu

Texas State University

512-245-8833
http://www.txstate.edu

University of Houston - Clear Lake

713-743-8085
https://www.uhcl.edu
(PhD also is available)

The University of Texas at Arlington

817-272-3613
http://www.uta.edu
(MSW Rsch/Tchg and PhD)

The University of Texas at Austin

512-471-1937
http://www.utexas.edu
(MSW Rsch and PhD)

The University of Texas-Pan American

956-381-3575
http://www.panam.edu

The University of Texas at San Antonio

210-458-3003
http://www.utsa.edu


Occupational Therapy

Amarillo College

806-354-6079
http://www.actx.edu
(Occupational Therapy Assistant)

Austin Community College

512-223-6211
http://www.austincc.edu
(Occupational Therapy Assistant)

Del Mar College

361-698-1910
http://www.delmar.edu
(Occupational Therapy Assistant)

Houston Community College

713-746-5350
http://www.hccs.edu
(Occupational Therapy Assistant)

Kingwood College

281-312-1464
http://www.kingwoodcollege.com
(Occupational Therapy Assistant)

Laredo Community College

956-721-5261
http://www.laredo.edu
(Occupational Therapy Assistant)

Navarro College

903-874-6501
http://www.navarrocollege.edu
(Occupational Therapy Assistant)

Panola College

903-694-4026
http://www.panola.edu
(Occupational Therapy Assistant)

St. Phillips College

210-531-3416
http://www.accd.edu
(Occupational Therapy Assistant)

South Texas Community College

956-683-3149
http://www.southtexascollege.edu
(Occupational Therapy Assistant)

Texas Tech University

806-743-3240
http://www.ttu.edu
(MOT)

Texas Woman's University - Dallas

214-706-2350
http://www.twu.edu/dallas
(MOT and PhD)

Texas Woman's University - Denton

940-898-2801
http://www.twu.edu
(BT and MOT)

Texas Woman's University - Houston

713-794-2128
http://www.twu.edu/houston
(MOT and PhD)

Tomball College

281-357-3733
http://www.lonestar.edu/tomball.htm
(Occupational Therapy Assistant)

The University of Texas at El Paso

http://www.utep.edu

The University of Texas -Pan American

956-381-2475
http://www.panam.edu

The University of Texas Medical Branch

409-772-3060
http://www.utmb.edu
(MOT)


Physical Therapy

Amarrillo College

806-354-6043
http://www.actx.edu
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

Angelo State University

325-942-2545
http://www.angelo.edu
(MPT)

Austin Community College

512-223-5938
http://www.austincc.edu
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

Blinn College

409-821-0284
http://www.blinn.edu
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

Del Mar College

361-698-1847
http://www.delmar.edu
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

El Paso Community College

915-831-4172
http://www.epcc.edu/_layouts/temp/index.html
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

Hardin-Simmons University

325-670-5860
http://www.hsutx.edu

Houston Community College

713-718-7386
http://www.hccs.edu
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

Kilgore College

http://www.kilgore.edu
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

Laredo Community College

956-721-5263
http://www.laredo.edu
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

McLennan Community College

254-299-8715
http://www.mclennan.edu
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

Montgomery Community College

936-273-7360
https://www.montgomerycollege.edu/
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

Odessa College

432-335-6842
http://www.odessa.edu
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

St. Phillips College

210-531-3416
https://www.alamo.edu/spc/
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

South Texas Community College

956-683-3152
http://www.southtexascollege.edu
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

Tarrant County Junior College

817-515-6555
http://www.tccd.edu
(Physical Therapy Assistant)

Texas State University

512-245-8351
http://www.txstate.edu
(MPT)

Texas Tech University

806-743-4525
http://www.ttu.edu
(MOT and PhD)

Texas Woman's University - Dallas

214-706-2300
http://www.twu.edu/dallas
(MPT and PhD)

Texas Woman's University - Denton

940-898-2801
http://www.twu.edu
(MPT and PhD)

Texas Woman's University - Houston

713-794-2090
http://www.twu.edu/houston
(MPT and PhD)

The University of Texas at El Paso

915-747-8220
http://www.utep.edu
(MPT)

The University of Texas Medical Branch

http://www.utmb.edu

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

214-648-1551
http://www.utsouthwestern.edu
(MPT)

US Army - Baylor University - Fort Sam Houston

210-221-8410
http://www.baylor.edu/graduate/pt/splash.php
(PhD)

Wharton County Junior College

409-532-6374
http://www.wcjc.cc.tx.us
(Physical Therapy Assistant)