TITLE 89: SOCIAL SERVICES
CHAPTER III: DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES
SUBCHAPTER e: REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSURE
PART 401 LICENSING STANDARDS FOR CHILD WELFARE AGENCIES
SECTION 401.APPENDIX G ACCEPTABLE HUMAN SERVICES DEGREES



Section 401.APPENDIX G   Acceptable Human Services Degrees

 

The following degrees may be accepted as human services degrees.

 

Child, Family and Community Services

Early Childhood Development

Guidance and Counseling

Home Economics - Child and Family Services

Human Development Counseling

Human Service Administration

Human Services

Master of Divinity

Pastoral Care

Pastoral Counseling

Psychiatric Nursing

Psychiatry

Psychology

Public Administration

Social Science

Social Services

Sociology

 

Individuals who have a Master's degree in another field who have completed significant course work that may qualify as human services course work may submit a certified transcript of their educational experience, along with the college or university's catalogue or other description of the contents of the course work, to the Department's Central Office of Licensing for consideration of academic equivalency.  The Central Office of Licensing will convene a five person panel to review all transcripts and course information and make a decision on the equivalency of the college degree to a human services degree. All decisions of the Central Office of Licensing on the equivalency of any degree shall be final and are not appealable.

 

(Source:  Added at 22 Ill. Reg. 10329, effective May 26, 1998)