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The Power of Penn Social Policy & Practice Campaign will expand SP2’s scholarship portfolio.
Susan B. Sorenson was one of just 20 speakers at the second March for Science in Washington, D.C.
Ezekiel Dixon-Román's Inheriting Possibility earned the Outstanding Book Award.
Penn Social Policy & Practice prepares students to address micro and macro societal problems at the local, national, and international levels.
Master of Social Work
The MSW program prepares social workers to work with individuals, families, groups, communities, and organizations at the local, national, and global levels.
MS in Social Policy
The MSSP prepares early and mid-career professionals for policy leadership positions in government, foundations, research, and more.
MS in Nonprofit Leadership
The NPL program educates the next generation of leaders and entrepreneurs to transform nonprofits, social enterprises, international NGOs, and more.
PhD in Social Welfare
The PhD is an interdisciplinary program that prepares students to be scholars, researchers, and leaders in the field of social welfare.
Doctorate in Clinical Social Work
The DSW prepares working professionals for leadership in advanced practice and university-level teaching without career disruption.
Dual Degree Programs
SP2 is proud to offer 15 dual degree programs that allow students to pursue joint degrees with other University of Pennsylvania schools.
Certificate Programs & Specializations
SP2 emphasizes interdisciplinary study and enables students to examine various social issues and global human rights.
Opportunities for Global Engagement
SP2’s students and faculty study, research, and collaborate on complex social problems around the world.
SP2 promotes interdisciplinary collaboration through academic partnerships with local and international institutions.
Professional and continuing education programs help students achieve goals and impact their communities and the world.
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Changing the world depends on new generations committed to actualizing societal transformation. Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2)...
Faculty & Research
The School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) has joined forces with PennDesign to offer the nation’s first dual master’s...
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