- Winthrop's social work program is listed by Graduateprograms.com in the Spring 2015 Top Social Work Grad Programs for Career Support.
- Winthrop’s human nutrition program ranked #14. Institutions were graded on student topics, such as academic competitiveness, career support, financial aid and quality of network.
Winthrop University, "Two Graduate Programs Ranked on National Lists" (2015). Winthrop News 2015. 124.