1054. Doctoral Degree

(Am. 4.90)

Students are granted the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy upon recommendation by the Faculty of the School. To receive such recommendation, the student must satisfy the following requirements; the student must have:         

  1. Been admitted to candidacy for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy according to procedures described in Regulation 1052;
  2. Completed a dissertation dealing with some problem of significance to the field of social welfare and of such character as to show power to prosecute independent investigation; and
  3. Spent a minimum of at least two years of graduate study in residence at the University of California, Berkeley.