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Public Administration & Social Service at Rutgers University - New Brunswick

88 Bachelor's Degrees
734 Master's Degrees
12 Doctor's Degrees
Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, and more. In addition, we cover how Rutgers New Brunswick ranks in comparison to other schools with public administration and social service programs.

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Public Administration & Social Service Degrees Available at Rutgers New Brunswick

Rutgers New Brunswick Public Administration & Social Service Rankings

In College Factual's most recent rankings for the best schools for public administration and social service majors, Rutgers New Brunswick came in at #25. This puts it in the top 5% of the country in this field of study. It is also ranked #2 in New Jersey.

Ranking Type Rank
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Best Public Administration & Social Service Master’s Degree Schools 23
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (With Aid) 26
Best Public Administration & Social Service Bachelor’s Degree Schools 29
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (With Aid) 38
Best Public Administration & Social Service Doctor’s Degree Schools 53
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $0-$30k) 56
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $0-$30k) 60
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Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $30-$48k) 66
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (With Aid) 66
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $48-$75k) 70
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income Over $110k) 72
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Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 74
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $30-$48k) 75
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $75-$110k) 83
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $0-$30k) 91
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Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $48-$75k) 100
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income Over $110k) 104
Highest Paid Doctor’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 107
Highest Paid Bachelor’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 123
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $30-$48k) 132
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $75-$110k) 146
Highest Paid Master’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 151
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $48-$75k) 175
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income Over $110k) 208
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 216
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 236
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $75-$110k) 243
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Popularity of Public Administration & Social Service at Rutgers New Brunswick

During the 2020-2021 academic year, Rutgers University - New Brunswick handed out 88 bachelor's degrees in public administration and social service. Due to this, the school was ranked #8 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 12% over the previous year when 100 degrees were handed out.

In 2021, 734 students received their master’s degree in public administration and social service from Rutgers New Brunswick. This makes it the #6 most popular school for public administration and social service master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 12 students received their doctoral degrees in public administration and social service in 2021, making the school the #23 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Rutgers New Brunswick Public Administration & Social Service Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the public administration and social service majors at Rutgers University - New Brunswick.

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Rutgers New Brunswick Public Administration & Social Service Bachelor’s Program

During the 2020-2021 academic year, 88 public administration and social service majors earned their bachelor's degree from Rutgers New Brunswick. Of these graduates, 15% were men and 85% were women.

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The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Rutgers University - New Brunswick with a bachelor's in public administration and social service.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 8
Black or African American 13
Hispanic or Latino 27
White 33
Non-Resident Aliens 2
Other Races 5

Rutgers New Brunswick Public Administration & Social Service Master’s Program

Of the 734 students who graduated with a Master’s in public administration and social service from Rutgers New Brunswick in 2021, 14% were men and 86% were women.

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The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Rutgers University - New Brunswick with a master's in public administration and social service.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 28
Black or African American 147
Hispanic or Latino 155
White 355
Non-Resident Aliens 15
Other Races 34

Public Administration & Social Service Majors

Public Administration and Social Service students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Social Work 784
Public Policy 50

Majors Similar to Public Administration & Social Service

Related Major Annual Graduates
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, & Fitness Studies 456
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting 206

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