States with the largest number of SSA alumni:

Illinois   4688
California784
New York438
Michigan303
Indiana269
Massachusetts253
Maryland244
Wisconsin232
Ohio228
Texas219
Florida205
Minnesota198
Pennsylvania194
Virginia184
District of Columbia154
Colorado154

The top 5 countries with the largest number of SSA alumni outside of the United States:

Canada64
South Korea28
United Kingdom26
Israel21
Japan12
Alumni SPIF
Jeff Simms

Jeff Simms, AM '12

"I chose to study social work, and especially policy, because I believe working at that level is where one can truly affect some of the wider causes of poverty and homelessness."

Lisa Elliott, AM ’16

Lisa Elliott, AM ’16

As a social worker doing psychotherapy with children in a medical practice in Chicago’s northern suburbs, Lisa Elliott, AM ’16, feels that SSA provided her with excellent preparation to pursue a career that was shaped by her interests.