MASTER OF SCIENCE IN
Create policy solutions that increase equality, promote equity, and forge enduring social change.
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Social Policy Internship
You’ll hone your policy analysis skills and gain valuable work experience through a 6- to 8-week, 150-hour policy required internship, typically completed the summer after you finish your coursework. This internship is tailored to your interests and past social policy experiences and can be completed anywhere in the world. You may even be able to complete the internship at your current place of employment.
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Faculty & Research
2022 Social Policy & Practice Awards
Congratulations to this year’s Social Policy & Practice award winners. The following individuals will be recognized for their outstanding achievements at SP2 Commencement on Saturday, May 14th, 2022. School of Social […]
SP2 Mentor Collective Connects Students with Supportive Alums
Navigating the student experience at a rigorous Ivy League institution like Penn – and planning for what comes next—comes with unique challenges and adjustments for every student. But for first-generation […]
SP2 Alum Honored for Ongoing Gender Identity Research, Work
For years, Loran Grishow-Schade, MSW ’20, MSSP ’21, has proven to be a prolific leader and fully-immersed pioneer in work around gender identity, and this year has been no different. […]