About Us

Case Western Reserve University is one of the country’s leading research institutions. Located in Cleveland, Case Western Reserve offers a unique combination of forward-thinking educational opportunities in an inspiring cultural setting. The leading-edge faculty engages in teaching and research in a collaborative, hands-on environment. Nationally recognized programs include arts and sciences, dental medicine, engineering, law, management, medicine, nursing, and social work. About 4,200 undergraduate and 5,600 graduate students comprise the student body.

About the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

Consistently ranked as one of the top schools of social work in the country, the Mandel School offers an innovative combination of extensive field education with the enduring traditions and prestige of a major university. Since 2012, it has been ranked No. 9 among the best graduate schools of social work in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

The Mandel School counts among its alumni many prominent educators, government officials, accomplished practitioners, researchers, and chief executives of national and regional agencies. Faculty achievements in professional organizations, research and agency consultation further extend the school’s reputation as an active participant in the advancement of social work practice.