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Mary Corcoran, Professor of Public Policy, Gerald R. Graduate Prerequisites: SSW WP 700 and SSW WP 701; Or permission of department chair. See Other Programs and Services for a listing of these services. All of the students started their senior practicum within two quarters of completing the policy course. There are welfare offices located in each of the 58 California counties. The BLS also serves as a statistical resource to the Department of Labor.

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