Rankings & Numbers

The School
#9
school of social work, according to U.S. News and World Report (#1 in Ohio)
5
multidisciplinary research centers covering a range of specialties
3
formats to earn the MSSA degree: on-campus, intensive weekend and online
1st
professional graduate school of social work in America, founded in 1915
43,639
volumes in the Harris Library, one of the few professional social work libraries in the U.S.
6
dual-degree options to pair your master’s with experience in public health, nonprofit management, law, bioethics or business
The Faculty
22.2
average h-index for Mandel School faculty, a measurement of research productivity and impact (compared to 6.34 for social work faculty nationally)
8:1
student-faculty ratio, one of the nation’s lowest
10
endowed professorships, among the most of any school of social work in the nation
$11.7
million in research and training grant awards last year
The Student Experience
92%
employment rate of recent graduates
1,024
field education sites around the country
$7.7
million annual economic impact of students’ field education placements
100%
on-campus students who received scholarship support last year
12%
international students in the study body
32%
underrepresented minority students in the student body
8,000+
alumni in more than 41 different countries and 50 states
4.4
average rating students give to Mandel School professors in end-of-semester evaluations (out of 5)
43
states represented by online students