ERIC Number: ED040649
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Jun
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Social Work Education. Report of Master Plan Committee S.
Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield. Master Plan Committee.
This report of the Master Plan Committee on Social Work Education is part of Phase III of the Illinois Statewide Master Plan for Higher Education dealing with graduate and professional education. Part I presents an overview. Part II gives a brief description of social work and a statement of the problem. In Part III the social work manpower in the state is reviewed, status and quality considerations are discussed, the Social Work Agency Survey is described, and supply versus demand outlined. Parts IV, V, and VI discuss the need and make recommendations respectively for doctoral, master's degree, and undergraduate--including community college--level education. In Part VII recommendations are made for enrollment expansion, including recruitment, student financial aid, and general education support. Parts VIII, IX, and X discuss the need and make recommendations for (1) continuing education, (2) research and innovation, and (3) the establishment of a Social Work Advisory Committee. The appendix presents (1) a breakdown of national manpower needs in social work, and (2) the Social Work Agency Questionnaire. (AF)
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Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield. Master Plan Committee.