02-416 C.M.R. ch. 12, § 2 - Education Completed In A Foreign Country

Current through 2022-14, April 6, 2022

1. Social Work Program

A graduate of a social work program at a college or university outside the United States shall submit his or her transcript to the Foreign Equivalency Determination Service of the Council on Social Work Accreditation for evaluation. Upon receipt of the evaluation, the board shall determine whether the degree program of the applicant is the substantial equivalent of a bachelor degree and whether the program attended by the applicant is sufficiently related to social work or social welfare so as to qualify the applicant for an LSW-Conditional license pursuant to Chapter 13, section 1(1)(A) of the board's rules.

2. Non-Social Work Program

A graduate of any other program at a college or university outside the United States shall submit his or her transcript to World Education Services, Inc., Center for Educational Documentation, Inc. or other transcript analysis service that has been approved by the board, for evaluation. Upon receipt of the evaluation, the board shall determine whether the educational qualifications of the applicant are the substantial equivalent of a bachelor degree and whether the program attended by the applicant is sufficiently related to social work or social welfare so as to qualify the applicant for an LSW-Conditional license as aforesaid.

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02-416 C.M.R. ch. 12, § 2

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