Excellent Programs

An exciting undergraduate research program, a Master's program ranked among the top 3 of its kind in the nation, and two doctoral programs with extraordinary family policy internships. Find out more.

Rewarding Careers

Did you know that social and human service jobs are expected to rank among the most rapidly growing fields during the next decade? Find out more.

Location.. Location.. Location

Our unparalleled location near the District of Columbia, Baltimore, Annapolis, and Northern Virginia offers our students direct access to hundreds of internship, research, and service opportunities. Find out more.

Diversity and Community

Named the Outstanding Academic Unit by the President’s Commission on Ethnic Minority Issues in 2012, 2004, 1997, and 1992. Find out more.

State-of-the-art Facilities

Wireless internet in classrooms, an on-site couple and family therapy clinic, a computer laboratory, and a student lounge provide a stimulating, comfortable working environment for our students. Find out more.

Fast Facts

Our faculty's research appears in national publications such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, and Time magazine. Find more fast facts.