Social Policy

Ranked in 2012, part of Public Affairs

Social policy analysts and social workers aim to improve the lives of children, the elderly, minority groups, disadvantaged populations and others. These are the top public affairs schools for social policy.

Rank School name
#18 University of California—​Los Angeles (Luskin)

Los Angeles, CA

#17 Georgetown University

Washington, DC

#16 Indiana University—​Bloomington

Bloomington, IN

#14 University of Minnesota—​Twin Cities (Humphrey)

Minneapolis, MN

#14 University of Texas—​Austin (LBJ)

Austin, TX

#13 New School (Milano)

New York, NY

#12 University of Maryland—​College Park

College Park, MD

#11 Syracuse University (Maxwell)

Syracuse, NY

#9 Brandeis University (Heller)

Waltham, MA

#9 University of Southern California (Price)

Los Angeles, CA

#8 New York University (Wagner)

New York, NY

#7 Duke University (Sanford)

Durham, NC

#6 University of California—​Berkeley (Goldman)

Berkeley, CA

#5 Princeton University (Wilson)

Princeton, NJ

#4 University of Chicago (Harris)

Chicago, IL

#3 University of Wisconsin—​Madison (La Follette)

Madison, WI

#1 Harvard University (Kennedy)

Cambridge, MA

#1 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor (Ford)

Ann Arbor, MI

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