California State University San Marcos (CSUSM), based in San Marcos, CA offers a fully funded Master of Social Work. The MSW program at CSUSM is designed to develop culturally informed, ethical, and effective professionals for direct social work practice with diverse populations. The Department of Social Work has offered various stipend programs for MSW students. The Title IV-E Child Welfare Stipend Program is available to incoming MSW students enrolled in the full-time program. Students selected to participate in the stipend program receive an annual stipend of $18,500 each year for up to 2 years. Scholarship opportunities are available to a variety of students from all backgrounds.