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
#9 Brandeis University (Heller)

Waltham, MA

#7 Duke University (Sanford)

Durham, NC

#17 Georgetown University

Washington, DC

#1 Harvard University (Kennedy)

Cambridge, MA

#16 Indiana University—​Bloomington

Bloomington, IN

#13 New School (Milano)

New York, NY

#8 New York University (Wagner)

New York, NY

#5 Princeton University (Wilson)

Princeton, NJ

#11 Syracuse University (Maxwell)

Syracuse, NY

#6 University of California—​Berkeley (Goldman)

Berkeley, CA

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

Los Angeles, CA

#4 University of Chicago (Harris)

Chicago, IL

#12 University of Maryland—​College Park

College Park, MD

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

Ann Arbor, MI

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

Minneapolis, MN

#9 University of Southern California (Price)

Los Angeles, CA

#14 University of Texas—​Austin (LBJ)

Austin, TX

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

Madison, WI

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