2021 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
3University of Michigan
4University of Washington
5Washington University in St. Louis
6University of North Carolina
7Columbia University
8University of Southern California
9University of Texas
10Case Western Reserve University
11Boston University
12Boston College
13University of Wisconsin
14Ohio State University
15University of California, Los Angeles
16University of Pittsburgh
17University of Pennsylvania
18Virginia Commonwealth University
19University of Maryland, Baltimore
20New York University
21University of Denver
22Fordham University
23University at Albany - SUNY
24University of Kansas
25University of Illinois at Chicago
26University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
27Hunter College - CUNY
28Smith College
29Rutgers University
30Indiana University
31Arizona State University
32University at Buffalo—​SUNY
33Michigan State University
34University of Tennessee
35Howard University
36Bryn Mawr College
37Tulane University
38University of Minnesota
39Adelphi University
40University of Texas at Arlington
41University of Louisville
42University of Georgia
43Wayne State University
44Portland State University
45University of Alabama
46University of Houston
47St. Louis University
48Florida State University
49Catholic University of America
50University of South Carolina
51Simmons College
52University of Connecticut
53University of Iowa
54Loyola University Chicago
55University of North Carolina at Charlotte
56San Diego State University
57Baylor University
58University of Missouri
59University of Utah
60Colorado State University
61University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
62University of Hawaii at Manoa
63Temple University
64Binghamton University - SUNY
65University of Kentucky
66Syracuse University
67California State University, ​Los Angeles
68Georgia State University
69San Jose State University
70George Mason University
71Yeshiva University
72Monmouth University
73Stony Brook University—​SUNY
74University of Missouri—​St. Louis
75California State University, Long Beach
76St. Catherine University - University of St. Thomas
77University of Maine
78West Chester University of Pennsylvania
79Western Michigan University
80San Francisco State University
81​Lehman College - CUNY
82University of Vermont
83North Carolina State University
84Gallaudet University
85 North Carolina A&T State University
86Ohio University
87University of Central Florida
88Barry University
89Rhode Island College
90Indiana State University
91Florida International University
92University of Arkansas
93Salem State University
94University of Oklahoma
95University of Texas at ​San Antonio
96University of Arkansas at ​Little Rock
97University of Wisconsin—​Green Bay
98University of Minnesota Duluth
99University of Alaska​ - Anchorage
100Loma Linda University
101Louisiana State University
102DePaul University
103Texas Christian University
104University of Nebraska
105University of Cincinnati
106Southern Connecticut State University
107University of New Hampshire
108Marywood University
109Boise State University
110Eastern Washington University
111Southern Illinois University
112University of South Florida
113California State University, Fresno
114Hawaii Pacific University
115West Virginia University
116Morgan State University
117University of Montana
118University of Nevada
119Brigham Young University
120University of North Carolina at Wilmington
121University of Mississippi
122Wichita State University
123Eastern Michigan University
124Springfield College
125University of Southern Mississippi
126New Mexico State University
127University of Nevada, Reno
128University of Texas at El Paso
129Stephen F. Austin State University
130Texas State University
131University of Memphis
132Cleveland State University - University of Akron
133Widener University
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, Fullerton
142California State University, Northridge
143Millersville University
144Bridgewater State University
145Saint Leo University
146St. Cloud State University
147Minnesota State University, Mankato
148Delaware State University
149Our Lady of the Lake University
150Azusa Pacific University
151East Carolina University
152Alabama A&M University
153California State University. East Bay
154Texas A&M University—​Commerce
155Winthrop University
156Jackson State University
157University of Southern Maine
158Florida Atlantic University
159Augsburg College
160Grand Valley State University
161California State University, San Bernardino
162Utah State University
163Touro College
164Miami University-Wright State University
165Dominican University
166Western Kentucky University
167Florida A&M University
168Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
169University of North Dakota
170Appalachian State University
171Norfolk State University
172Arkansas State University
173University of New England
174Aurora University—​G. Williams College
175Radford University
176University of South Dakota
177California State University, ​San Marcos
178East Tennessee State University
179Walla Walla University
180Kennesaw State University
181Missouri State University
182St. Ambrose University
183University of West Florida
184Spalding University
185Western Carolina University
186Albany State University
187Erikson Institute
188Chicago State University
189University of Toledo
190University of Southern Indiana
191Abilene Christian University
192California University of Pennsylvania
193Roberts Wesleyan College
194Humboldt State University
195Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
196University of Northern Iowa
197Long Island University - Post
198Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
199College at Brockport - SUNY & Nazareth College
200Southern University at ​New Orleans
201California State University, Monterey Bay
202Valdosta State University
203University of North Carolina at Pembroke
204West Texas A&M University
205Florida Gulf Coast University
206California State University, Dominguez Hills
207Andrews University
208Stockton University
209Pacific University
210New Mexico Highlands University
211California State University, ​Bakersfield
212Middle Tennessee State University
213College of St. Scholastica
214California State University, Stanislaus
215North Carolina Central University
216University of Texas—​Rio Grande Valley
217Mississippi Valley State University
218Salisbury University
219Washburn University
220Savannah State University
221Grambling State University
222Youngstown State University
223Ferris State University
224Kean University
225Fayetteville State University
226Westfield State University
227University of St. Francis