SDSU School of Social Work with the Joint Doctoral Program (JDP) ranked #26 in terms of research productivity among social work programs with doctoral programs in the U.S.
Thomas E. Smith, Kat S. Jacobs, Philip J. Osteen, T. Edison Carter (2018). Comparing the research productivity of social work doctoral programs using the h-Index. Scientometrics, Volume 116, Issue 3, pp 1513–1530.
Please see the article at https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11192-018-2832-5