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SWKD 898. Dissertation Research. 1-9 Hours.

Semester course; 1-9 dissertation hours. 1-9 credits. Enrollment is restricted to students who have successfully completed their qualifying paper and who hold graduate standing in social work. A minimum of nine dissertation hours is required for the Ph.D. Covers dissertation research under the direction of a faculty adviser. Graded as satisfactory/unsatisfactory.