10 Best colleges for Social Work in Virginia

Below is the list of best universities in Virginia ranked based on their research performance in Social Work. A graph of 12.9K citations received by 628 academic papers made by 10 universities in Virginia was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Virginia Commonwealth University

For Social Work

Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
83%

2. George Mason University

For Social Work

Acceptance Rate
89%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
75%

3. University of Virginia

For Social Work

Acceptance Rate
23%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
60%

4. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

For Social Work

Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
66%

5. Radford University

For Social Work

Acceptance Rate
79%
Receiving Aid
94%
Average Aid
$7,938
Enrollment
10,695

6. Norfolk State University

For Social Work

Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
930
Average ACT
18
Receiving Aid
76%

7. Christopher Newport University

For Social Work

Acceptance Rate
76%
Receiving Aid
75%
Average Aid
$6,336
Enrollment
4,868

8. James Madison University

For Social Work

Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
60%

9. Old Dominion University

For Social Work

Acceptance Rate
95%
Average SAT
1065
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
93%

10. College of William and Mary

For Social Work

Acceptance Rate
42%
Average SAT
1395
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
54%

Closest to Virginia states to learn Social Work

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
District of Columbia 6 46
North Carolina 14 7
Maryland 10 21
Pennsylvania 19 15
South Carolina 4 54
Ohio 14 17
New Jersey 8 18
Kentucky 6 40
Tennessee 8 25
Georgia 11 12
Indiana 8 37
New York 27 6
Connecticut 5 27
Rhode Island 4 60
Massachusetts 21 31
Alabama 6 53
Illinois 18 22
Michigan 10 1
New Hampshire 3 87
Florida 15 14
Mississippi 4 144
Wisconsin 8 35
Missouri 7 13
Maine 3 120
Arkansas 4 155
Iowa 4 39
Louisiana 3 79
Minnesota 11 16
Kansas 4 9
Oklahoma 3 73
Nebraska 4 148
Texas 30 2
Colorado 6 47
Utah 3 50
Arizona 3 5
Washington 5 3
Oregon 6 51
California 37 4