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Rutgers School of Social Work

By the Numbers

Top Ranked
In New Jersey

and #12 Ranked Best MSW Program (U.S. News & World Report)


Working in critical areas of social work research and professional practice


Enrolled in our four core academic programs


Effecting change in the field of social work and beyond

Practicum Learning

Giving students first-hand experience

Upcoming Events

Rutgers School of Social Work hosts a variety of events throughout the year for students and members of our greater community. From lectures and workshops to ceremonies and conferences, browse our full calendar to see what's happening at the SSW and beyond.

Rutgers Day

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Alumni Council

For more than a decade, members of the School of Social Work’s Alumni Council have served as ambassadors that interface between the School, the thousands of alumni who earned a social work degree from Rutgers, and the broader social work community. The Alumni Council, which is comprised of alumni who serve in a volunteer capacity, supports future generations of social workers, enhances the professional portfolios of alumni, and keeps graduates connected with their classmates.