Best Social Work Colleges in New York

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in New York that offer Social Work degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 43 Social Work schools located within New York. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Social Work Colleges in New York for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Fordham University Bronx, NY

Fordham University offers 4 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 639 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 618 Master's degrees, 16 Bachelor's degrees, and 5 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
2 Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY

Columbia University in the City of New York offers 3 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 499 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 483 Master's degrees, 10 Doctoral degrees, and 6 Certificates degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
3 New York University New York, NY

New York University offers 5 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 563 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 520 Master's degrees, 35 Bachelor's degrees, 8 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews
4 CUNY Hunter College New York, NY

CUNY Hunter College offers 2 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 485 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 485 Master's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
5 Adelphi University Garden City, NY

Adelphi University offers 4 Social Work Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 374 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 318 Master's degrees, 49 Bachelor's degrees, 4 Doctoral degrees, and 3 Certificates degrees.

6 Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY

Stony Brook University offers 3 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 255 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 209 Master's degrees, 42 Bachelor's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
7 SUNY at Albany Albany, NY

SUNY at Albany offers 3 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 216 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 166 Master's degrees, 47 Bachelor's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
8 University at Buffalo Buffalo, NY

University at Buffalo offers 2 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 197 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 194 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
9 Yeshiva University New York, NY

Yeshiva University offers 3 Social Work Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 115 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 107 Master's degrees, 5 Certificates degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

10 Syracuse University Syracuse, NY

Syracuse University offers 2 Social Work Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 113 students graduated in the study area of Social Work with students earning 75 Master's degrees, and 38 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews

List of all Social Work Colleges in New York

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Fordham University Fordham University Bronx, NY
5/5
16 : 1 15,286
Columbia University in the City of New York Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY
5/5
7 : 1 28,086
New York University New York University New York, NY
5/5
8 : 1 50,027
CUNY Hunter College CUNY Hunter College New York, NY
2/5
19 : 1 22,918
Adelphi University Adelphi University Garden City, NY
5/5
14 : 1 7,256
Stony Brook University Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY
3/5
14 : 1 25,272
SUNY at Albany SUNY at Albany Albany, NY
3/5
22 : 1 17,178
University at Buffalo University at Buffalo Buffalo, NY
3/5
17 : 1 29,796
University Logo Yeshiva University New York, NY
5/5
7 : 1 6,194
Syracuse University Syracuse University Syracuse, NY
5/5
18 : 1 21,789
CUNY Lehman College CUNY Lehman College Bronx, NY
2/5
24 : 1 12,807
SUNY College at Brockport SUNY College at Brockport Brockport, NY
2/5
20 : 1 8,161
SUNY at Binghamton SUNY at Binghamton Vestal, NY
3/5
23 : 1 16,913
Skidmore College Skidmore College Saratoga Springs, NY
5/5
9 : 1 2,642
Siena College Siena College Loudonville, NY
5/5
13 : 1 3,176
SUNY Buffalo State SUNY Buffalo State Buffalo, NY
2/5
20 : 1 10,330
SUNY at Fredonia SUNY at Fredonia Fredonia, NY
3/5
16 : 1 4,842
SUNY College at Plattsburgh SUNY College at Plattsburgh Plattsburgh, NY
2/5
17 : 1 5,718
Niagara University Niagara University Niagara University, NY
5/5
19 : 1 4,128
LIU Post LIU Post Brookville, NY
5/5
23 : 1 8,623
Roberts Wesleyan College Roberts Wesleyan College Rochester, NY
5/5
18 : 1 1,712
CUNY York College CUNY York College Jamaica, NY
2/5
26 : 1 8,511
LIU Brooklyn LIU Brooklyn Brooklyn, NY
5/5
20 : 1 8,170
Nazareth College Nazareth College Rochester, NY
5/5
11 : 1 2,871
Molloy College Molloy College Rockville Centre, NY
5/5
14 : 1 4,894

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Additional Social Work Degree Facts for New York Schools

New York Schools offering online Social Work degrees

Online Social Work degrees are available with as many as 618 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Social Work degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Fordham University 0 0 0 618 0
How many New York schools offer online Social Work degrees?
  • 1 Master's

What Social Work degree programs were earned in New York?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 1 Colleges 15 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 32 Colleges 1,158 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 8 Colleges 29 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 9 Colleges 45 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 24 Colleges 3,709 Graduates
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