University of Chicago, School of Social Service

The University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration (SSA) values national service and commitment to the social sector. Therefore, AmeriCorps and Teach For America applicants will receive preferential consideration and a waived application fee. We proudly offer a full Segal AmeriCorps Education Award match for those students who are admitted to a master's degree program. In addition to matching the Segal Education Award, Americorps and Teach for America alumni will be considered for additional merit awards.
For more than 100 years, The University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration (SSA) has defined the fields of social work, social welfare policy, and social sector leadership. Today, SSA is one of the top ranked graduate schools of social work in the world and has an interdisciplinary faculty doing cutting-edge research in areas such as criminal justice reform, urban education, and nonprofit management. Our diverse students arrive with intelligence, insight, and a commitment to social change.  They leave with a firm theoretical foundation, analytical skills, and the hands-on experience to make a meaningful impact in the lives of the most vulnerable people in our society.

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969 E 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637
United States

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Ron Martin
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