CONTACT: MARY GERAGHTY
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0011; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Oct. 4, 1999
UI offers Master of Social Work in Quad Cities; information
session Oct. 6
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa School of
Social Work is recruiting students for the Master of Social Work Program at
its Quad Cities Center. The part-time, three-year program will begin August
2000, with applications due by Feb. 1, 2000.
With the exception of two prerequisite courses, students
may complete the entire program in the Quad Cities Graduate Study Center located
in Sorenson Hall, Augustana College in Rock Island, Ill. Students register
for an average of two courses each semester, including summers, and complete
the degree in three years.
Some elective courses, offered throughout the three
years, are open to non-degree seeking students who have already earned bachelor's
Anyone interested in learning more about the program
should attend one of the monthly MSW Program Information sessions conducted
by UI School of Social Work faculty and staff. Upcoming sessions will be held
5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on the following Wednesdays: Oct. 6, Nov. 3 and Dec. 1,
1999 in Sorenson Hall, Augustana College, Rock Island, Ill.
To request an application to the UI School of Social
Work MSW program, call Graduate Admissions 1-800-335-4692. If you have specific
questions, ask to be transferred to Kate Kemp, program administrator, School
of Social Work or call 319-335-1254 or call the Quad Cities office at 309-794-7619
and leave a message.