About Rutgers School of Social Work
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Best Graduate Social Work Programs in NJ and #16 Overall
dynamic, prestigious faculty
passionate, dedicated students
proud, supportive alumni
field placements worldwide
Our mission is to develop and disseminate knowledge through social work research, education, and training that promotes social and economic justice and strengthens individual, family, and community well-being in this diverse and increasingly global environment of New Jersey and beyond.
Statements from the Dean
March 18, 2021
January 7, 2021
September 28, 2022
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
The School of Social Work’s initiative for Inclusion, Intersectionality, Diversity, Equity and Advancement (IIDEA), along with the IIDEA Committee, was established in fall 2020 as part of the School’s strategic plan, Toward a More Just Future.