Students who elect the concentration in social administration take the following courses:

  • 45400 Economics for Social Welfare
  • 46712 Organizational Theory and Analysis in Human Services
  • 46800 Political Processes in Policy Formulation and Implementation
  • 48500 Data for Policy Analysis and Management
  • Field Placement. The field placement enables students to develop competencies and practice behaviors related to social work in human service organizations. Students will develop a broad view of a social welfare problem and engage in advanced practice behaviors to respond to that problem.

Kyle Bullock, AM '16

"Without scholarship support, I would not have been able to attend the University of Chicago. I promise, one day, to be in a position so I can help more students fulfill their dreams."