RAND: A non-profit institution
that strives to improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis.
Consortium of Human Services (SACHS): A county/university partnership, that
engages in strategic planning, training, policy development, advocacy, and research
to improve the quality and responsiveness of human services in the Southern California
University of Southern California | School
of Social Work: The school offers an online MSW program through its Virtual Academic
Center, engaging students in various web-based learning activities and hands-on, supervised
traditional field instruction in local communities where they live and work.