- Winthrop ranked 23rd in the nation and was the only South Carolina social work program in the top 50 rankings. Rankings cover a variety of areas such as academic competitiveness, career support, financial aid and quality of networking opportunities.
- The Winthrop Department of Social Work was rated particularly high in the areas of quality of instruction, degree satisfaction, career advising, student diversity and networking opportunities.
Winthrop University, "Graduate Programs.com Announces Winthrop in the Top Social Work Graduate Programs" (2016). Winthrop News 2016. 149.