2020 Best Master’s of Social Work Programs


Find the best Master’s of Social Work (MSW) programs at TFE Times. Use the top Master’s of Social Work program rankings to find the right master’s program for you. Here is our MethodologyVote for your program!


RankUniversityUser Rating
1University of California, ​Berkeley
2University of Chicago
3Washington University in St. Louis
4University of Michigan
5University of Washington
6Columbia University
7University of North Carolina
8University of Texas
9Case Western Reserve University
10University of Southern California
11University of Wisconsin
12Boston University
13Boston College
14Ohio State University
15University of California, Los Angeles
16University of Pittsburgh
17University of Maryland, Baltimore
18University of Pennsylvania
19Virginia Commonwealth University
20New York University
21University of Denver
22University at Albany - SUNY
23Fordham University
24University of Kansas
25University of Illinois at Chicago
26University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
27Smith College
28Hunter College - CUNY
29Rutgers University
30Indiana University
31University at Buffalo—​SUNY
32Michigan State University
33University of Tennessee
34Arizona State University
35Howard University
36Bryn Mawr College
37Tulane University
38University of Minnesota
39Adelphi University
40University of Texas at Arlington
41Wayne State University
42University of Louisville
43Portland State University
44University of Georgia
45University of Houston
46University of Alabama
47St. Louis University
48Florida State University
49Catholic University of America
50University of South Carolina
51Simmons College
52University of Connecticut
53Loyola University Chicago
54University of Iowa
55Baylor University
56University of North Carolina at Charlotte
57San Diego State University
58University of Utah
59University of Missouri
60University of Hawaii at Manoa
61Colorado State University
62University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
63Temple University
64University of Kentucky
65Binghamton University - SUNY
66Syracuse University
67California State University, ​Los Angeles
68Georgia State University
69San Jose State University
70Yeshiva University
71George Mason University
72Monmouth University
73University of Missouri—​St. Louis
74Stony Brook University—​SUNY
75California State University, Long Beach
76West Chester University of Pennsylvania
77Western Michigan University
78St. Catherine University - University of St. Thomas
79University of Maine
80San Francisco State University
81​Lehman College - CUNY
82North Carolina State University
83University of Vermont
84Gallaudet University
85Ohio University
86University of Central Florida
87 North Carolina A&T State University
88Barry University
89Indiana State University
90Rhode Island College
91University of Arkansas
92Florida International University
93Salem State University
94University of Oklahoma
95University of Texas at ​San Antonio
96University of Wisconsin—​Green Bay
97University of Minnesota Duluth
98University of Arkansas at ​Little Rock
99University of Alaska​ - Anchorage
100Loma Linda University
101DePaul University
102Louisiana State University
103Texas Christian University
104University of Nebraska
105University of Cincinnati
106University of New Hampshire
107Southern Connecticut State University
108Marywood University
109Eastern Washington University
110University of South Florida
111Boise State University
112Southern Illinois University
113California State University, Fresno
114West Virginia University
115Hawaii Pacific University
116University of Montana
117Morgan State University
118Brigham Young University
119University of Nevada
120University of North Carolina at Wilmington
121University of Mississippi
122Eastern Michigan University
123Wichita State University
124Springfield College
125University of Southern Mississippi
126Stephen F. Austin State University
127New Mexico State University
128University of Nevada, Reno
129University of Texas at El Paso
130Cleveland State University - University of Akron
131Texas State University
132Widener University
133University of Memphis
134Illinois State University
135Metropolitan State University of Denver
136California State University, Sacramento
137University of Wyoming
138University of Missouri at ​Kansas City
139Clark Atlanta University
140California State University, Chico
141California State University, Northridge
142Millersville University
143California State University, Fullerton
144Bridgewater State University
145Saint Leo University
146St. Cloud State University
147Delaware State University
148Minnesota State University, Mankato
149Azusa Pacific University
150Our Lady of the Lake University
151East Carolina University
152Alabama A&M University
153Texas A&M University—​Commerce
154California State University. East Bay
155Jackson State University
156Winthrop University
157Florida Atlantic University
158Augsburg College
159University of Southern Maine
160Grand Valley State University
161Touro College
162Miami University-Wright State University
163California State University, San Bernardino
164Utah State University
165Western Kentucky University
166Florida A&M University
167Dominican University
168Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
169University of North Dakota
170Norfolk State University
171Appalachian State University
172Radford University
173Arkansas State University
174University of New England
175Aurora University—​G. Williams College
176University of South Dakota
177California State University, ​San Marcos
178Kennesaw State University
179Missouri State University
180East Tennessee State University
181Walla Walla University
182St. Ambrose University
183University of West Florida
184Spalding University
185Western Carolina University
186Albany State University
187Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico, Recinto Metroplitano
188Erikson Institute
189Chicago State University
190University of Toledo
191University of Southern Indiana
192Abilene Christian University
193Roberts Wesleyan College
194California University of Pennsylvania
195Humboldt State University
196Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
197College at Brockport - SUNY & Nazareth College
198University of Northern Iowa
199Long Island University - Post
200Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
201Southern University at ​New Orleans
202Valdosta State University
203West Texas A&M University
204California State University, Monterey Bay
205Florida Gulf Coast University
206University of North Carolina at Pembroke
207California State University, Dominguez Hills
208Andrews University
209Stockton University
210Pacific University
211Middle Tennessee State University
212New Mexico Highlands University
213California State University, ​Bakersfield
214College of St. Scholastica
215North Carolina Central University
216California State University, Stanislaus
217Salisbury University
218University of Texas—​Rio Grande Valley
219Mississippi Valley State University
220Washburn University
221Savannah State University
222Grambling State University
223Ferris State University
224Youngstown State University
225Kean University
226Fayetteville State University
227Westfield State University
228University of St. Francis