Tuition & Fees

The cost of attendance* is provided for each of SP2’s five degree programs.

Tuition amounts are set by SP2, while each cost of living budget is set by the University’s Student Financial Services (SFS). Tuition, fees, and the cost of living budget make up the total cost of attendance.

Scholarships are granted by SP2, while student loans are processed through SFS. Learn more about additional funding opportunities here.

Tuition costs for OpenSP2 programming vary. Additional information is available here.

*Access to a personal computer is required for all programs at the School of Social Policy and Practice.

Master of Social Work Tuition

Master of Social Work Tuition

Master of Social Work Tuition

View tuition information for the Master of Social Work program.

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MS in Social Policy Tuition

MS in Social Policy Tuition

MS in Social Policy Tuition

View tuition information for the Master of Science in Social Policy program.

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MS in Nonprofit Leadership Tuition

MS in Nonprofit Leadership Tuition

MS in Nonprofit Leadership Tuition

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PhD in Social Welfare Tuition

PhD in Social Welfare Tuition

PhD in Social Welfare Tuition

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Doctorate in Clinical Social Work Tuition

Doctorate in Clinical Social Work Tuition

Doctorate in Clinical Social Work Tuition

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Dual Degree Tuition

Dual Degree Tuition

Dual Degree Tuition

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SP2 News

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Faculty & Research

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

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Jennifer Plumb

Alumni Stories

What I Did With My DSW Degree: Jennifer Plumb

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Student Life

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

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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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