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Public Administration & Social Service at University of Chicago

105 Bachelor's Degrees
425 Master's Degrees
6 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. Also, learn how UChicago ranks among other schools offering degrees in public administration and social service.

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Public Administration & Social Service Degrees Available at UChicago

UChicago Public Administration & Social Service Rankings

Ranked at #2 in College Factual's most recent rankings, UChicago is in the top 1% of the country for public administration and social service students pursuing a bachelor's degree. It is also ranked #1 in Illinois.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Public Administration & Social Service Master’s Degree Schools 1
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $75-$110k) 1
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $48-$75k) 2
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $0-$30k) 2
Best Public Administration & Social Service Bachelor’s Degree Schools 2
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $30-$48k) 2
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $75-$110k) 3
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $30-$48k) 3
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $0-$30k) 3
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $75-$110k) 3
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $0-$30k) 3
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $48-$75k) 4
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $48-$75k) 4
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income $30-$48k) 4
Best Public Administration & Social Service Doctor’s Degree Schools 9
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Highest Paid Doctor’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 41
Highest Paid Master’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 47
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Highest Paid Bachelor’s Degree Public Administration & Social Service Graduates 71
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Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income Over $110k) 78
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (With Aid) 86
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 108
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income Over $110k) 229
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (With Aid) 240
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (Income Over $110k) 263
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service (With Aid) 272
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 404
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Public Administration & Social Service 474
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Popularity of Public Administration & Social Service at UChicago

During the 2020-2021 academic year, University of Chicago handed out 105 bachelor's degrees in public administration and social service. Due to this, the school was ranked #21 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 19% over the previous year when 129 degrees were handed out.

In 2021, 425 students received their master’s degree in public administration and social service from UChicago. This makes it the #15 most popular school for public administration and social service master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 6 students received their doctoral degrees in public administration and social service in 2021, making the school the #59 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Public Administration & Social Service Student Diversity at UChicago

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

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UChicago Public Administration & Social Service Bachelor’s Program

The public administration and social service program at UChicago awarded 105 bachelor's degrees in 2020-2021. About 37% of these degrees went to men with the other 63% going to women.

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

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 23
Black or African American 8
Hispanic or Latino 19
White 42
Non-Resident Aliens 4
Other Races 9

UChicago Public Administration & Social Service Master’s Program

Of the 425 public administration and social service students who graduated with a master's degree in 2020-2021 from UChicago, about 33% were men and 67% were women.

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

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 32
Black or African American 44
Hispanic or Latino 60
White 183
Non-Resident Aliens 82
Other Races 24

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
Public Policy 411
Social Work 175

Majors Similar to Public Administration & Social Service

Related Major Annual Graduates
Legal Professions 241
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting 23

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