As part of the transition to Digication, Portfolio is going away! Portfolio will be fully decommissioned on July 1, 2024. As of July 1, 2023, there will be a new content freeze in Portfolio. You will not be able to add new pieces of content to your personal or organizational Portfolio. Existing content is still editable. Please continue to migrate your existing content from Portfolio to Digication. For more information about Digication, click here. For a discussion of options for transitioning your content on Portfolio, click here. To learn more about using Digication in your courses, click here.
The dissertation requirement is designed to afford students an opportunity to demonstrate their ability to 1) do competent research in social work, 2) organize materials logically, write clearly, and make sound interpretations and conclusions from the facts presented, and 3) make a contribution to the field.