2020 Best Online Master's in Social Work Degree Programs

We ranked the top 25 colleges that offer an online Master's Degree in Social Work based on median starting salary of graduates. Loma Linda University tops the list with a median starting salary of $57,300 for Master's in Social Work graduates. University of Nevada – Reno has the lowest median student debt on the list, at $17,786. The rest of the schools on the list have median starting salaries in the $45,600-$57,300 range for students who earned a Master's in Social Work.

Tuition, median salaries, and median debt were reported by the U.S. Department of Education. View our methodology for more details about these rankings or read more about the top-ranked schools.

2020 Best Online Master's Program Highlights

Learn more about the top five colleges for an online Master's in Social Work degree. You can also read student reviews of each school by clicking on the stars. Although student reviews were not used as a ranking factor in this list, we provide ratings and reviews so students can consider the experience of alumni in their decision-making process.