Partnerships

Penn SP2 promotes interdisciplinary collaboration within and outside of the University of Pennsylvania. The Master of Social Work (MSW) program offers one partnership opportunity with a Philadelphia-area institution and the Master of Science in Nonprofit Leadership (NPL) program offers five partnerships with local and international institutions.

MSW Partnership

MSW/Certificate in Jewish Communal Service
Master of Social Work (MSW) students are able to pursue a Graduate Certificate in Jewish Communal Service at Gratz College.

NPL Partnerships

NPL/Center for Social Impact Strategy Executive Program
Alumni of the Center for Social Impact Strategy Executive Program for Social Impact are eligible to pursue an accelerated Master of Science in Nonprofit Leadership degree.

NPL/Certificate in Jewish Communal Service
Master of Science in Nonprofit Leadership (NPL) students are able to pursue a Graduate Certificate in Jewish Communal Service at Gratz College.

NPL/Certificate in Jewish Nonprofit Management
Master of Science in Nonprofit Leadership (NPL) students are able to pursue a Graduate Certificate in Jewish Nonprofit Management at Gratz College.

NPL/MA in Hebrew Letters
The Master of Science in Nonprofit Leadership (NPL)/MA in Hebrew Letters with the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College prepares students to lead Jewish social impact organizations including synagogues, community organizations, and nonprofits.

NPL/MA in Jewish Communal Service
The Master of Science in Nonprofit Leadership (NPL)/MA in Jewish Communal Service with Gratz College is a unique program designed to prepare students for careers in Jewish Communal Service.

NPL/Master of Social Welfare
The Master of Science in Nonprofit Leadership (NPL)/Master in Social Welfare with Yonsei University School of Social Welfare combines social welfare research with practical social change leadership skills to ready students for impactful careers.

SP2 News

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Faculty & Research

Several SP2 Experts Listed as Top 100 Most Influential Contemporary Social Work Faculty

Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) faculty members Richard J. Gelles, Steven C. Marcus, Phyllis Solomon, Ram A....

Jennifer Plumb

Alumni Stories

What I Did With My DSW Degree: Jennifer Plumb

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Marquisha Lawrence Scott

Student Life

Support on the Ground: PhD Student Examines Where Faith Organizations and Social Work Intertwine

Faith-based organizations often offer tangible forms of aid through initiatives such as disaster relief efforts and financial assistance programs. But...

Alice Cooper

Student Life

Toward Equitable Education for All: MSSP Student Channels Social Policy Theory into Social Good

For Alice Cooper, an MSSP (Master of Science in Social Policy Program) student at Penn’s School of Social Policy &...

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