Trend in Full-Time SW Students, 1946-1955

Trend in Number of Full-Time Students Specializing in Social Work as of November 1, 1946–1955

Year

Number Enrolled

Trend as Shown by
Index on Which
1946 = 100

  U.S Canada U.S Canada
1946 3,410 220 100 100
1947 3,737 289 110 131
1948 3,716 335 109 152
1949 4,006 387 117 176
1950 4,336 383 127 174
1951 4,195 357 123 162
1952 4,006 395 117 180
1953 3,694 371 108 169
1954 3,512 413 103 188
1955 3,644 383 107 174

Source: Statistics on Social Work Education
November 1, 1955 and Academic Year 1954–1955
New York: Council on Social Work Education, 1955