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WHAT FINANCIAL AID OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE?

We are committed to making an SP2 education accessible and affordable through financial aid, scholarships, loans, work study programs, fellowships, and other resources.

Interested in OpenSP2?

OpenSP2 offers professional and continuing education opportunities outside of our degree programs. Each OpenSP2 program is uniquely priced; please review each course for cost information.

Master of Social Work | Full-Time

This is the tuition cost of full-time enrollment in the MSW program for the 1st academic year (fall and spring), assuming registration in 8 course units (4 course units per term). Tuition and fee adjustments will be made for registration in more or fewer than 4 course units in a semester. Tuition and expenses are adjusted annually.

Academic Year 2021-2022
Tuition$50,048
General Fee$3,552
Technology Fee$822
Clinical Fee$648
ACADEMIC TOTAL$55,070

Master of Social Work | Advanced Standing

This is the tuition cost of full-time enrollment in the MSW Advanced Standing program for the academic year (summer, fall and spring) and assumes registration in a total of 10 course units (2 cu’s summer + 4 cu’s fall + 4 cu’s spring). Students who register for additional courses will be assessed additional tuition and fees. Tuition and expenses are adjusted annually.

Academic Year 2021-2022
Tuition$62,560
General Fee$3,994
Technology Fee$822
Clinical Fee$648
ACADEMIC TOTAL$68,024

Master of Social Work | Part-Time

Academic Year 2021-2022Charged Per Course Unit
Tuition$6,256
General Fee$442
Technology Fee$108
Clinical Fee*n/a for 1 or 2 CU's
TOTAL FOR 1 COURSE UNIT$6,806

MS in Social Policy | Full-Time

Academic Year 2021-2022
Tuition$62,650
General Fee$3,552
Technology Fee$822
Clinical Fee$648
ACADEMIC TOTAL$67,582

MS in Social Policy | MSSP + DA

Academic Year 2021-2022
Tuition$50,048
General Fee$3,552
Technology Fee$822
Clinical Fee$648
ACADEMIC TOTAL$55,070

MS in Social Policy | Part-Time

Academic Year 2021-2022Charged Per Course Unit
Tuition$6,256
General Fee$442
Technology Fee$108
Clinical Fee*n/a for 1 or 2 CU's
TOTAL FOR 1 COURSE UNIT$6,806

MS in Nonprofit Leadership | Full-Time On-Campus

Academic Year 2021-2022
Tuition$62,650
General Fee$3,552
Technology Fee$822
Clinical Fee$648
ACADEMIC TOTAL$67,582

MS in Nonprofit Leadership | Part-Time

Academic Year 2021-2022Charged Per Course Unit
Tuition$6,256
General Fee$442
Technology Fee$108
Clinical Fee*n/a for 1 or 2 CU's
TOTAL FOR 1 COURSE UNIT$6,806

MS in Nonprofit Leadership | Online

Academic Year 2021-2022
Tuition$62,560
Online Services Fee$1,400
Technology Fee$822
Clinical FeeN/A
Academic Total$64,582

MS in Nonprofit Leadership | Accelerated On-Campus

Academic Year 2020-2021Charged Per Course Unit
Tuition$6,256
General Fee$442
Technology Fee$108
Clinical Fee*n/a for 1 or 2 cu's
TOTAL FOR 1 COURSE UNIT$6,806

MS in Nonprofit Leadership | Accelerated Online

Academic Year 2021-2022Charged Per Course Unit
Tuition$6,256
Online Services Fee$140
Technology Fee$108
Clinical FeeN/A
TOTAL FOR 1 COURSE UNIT$6,504

PhD in Social Welfare

Financial Support

Tuition & Fees

Full-time tuition, general and clinical fees* are charged the first three years of study. After three years of full-time study, students are placed on dissertation status with reduced tuition and fee amount. In addition, individual health insurance is available through the University. All students must be covered by the University’s health insurance or provide proof of alternate health coverage.

In rare situations, students are responsible for paying tuition, general and clinical fees, and health insurance. Please see below.

*The general and clinical fees are a contribution toward the support of the Student Health Service, Placement Service, graduate student activities, recreational facilities, and other services not directly associated with specific courses.

Academic Year 2021-2022
Full Time (years 1-3)Reduced (Dissertation Status)
Tuition$38,732$4,840
General Fee$3,552$892
Clinical Fee$648$648
TOTAL$42,932$6,380

Doctorate in Clinical Social Work

Tuition & Fees for Academic Year Fall 2021 – Spring 2022

Tuition: $6,538 per course unit
Services fee: $140 per course unit

DSW students in the third year and beyond register for SWRK 990 for dissertation supervision. Tuition is $1,076 per term (fall/spring) for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Estimated Costs for New Students Entering Fall 2021
Academic Year 2021-2022Academic Year 2022-2023 (estimated)Academic Year 2023-2024 (estimated)
(dissertation)
Tuition$39,228$40,798$2,328
Online Services Fee$840$875N/A
Total$40,068$41,673$2,328

Dual Degree | MSW/MSSP

The tuition and fees indicated above are estimates, based on 2021-2022 tuition and fee rates. Students can anticipate that tuition will increase each year, beginning in the summer term, which will result in a slightly higher rate each subsequent year.

Estimated cost of dual MSW/MSSP program (based on the 2021-2022 Academic Year tuition rates):

YearTermCourse UnitsEstimated Cost
OneFall4$27,535
Spring4$27,535
Summer3$19,979
TwoFall5$35,143
Spring5$35,143
Summer1$7,245
TOTAL22$152,580

Dual Degree | MSW/NPL Option 1

Estimated cost of dual MSW/NPL program (based on the 2021-2022 AY tuition rates):

YearTermCourse UnitsEstimated Cost
OneFall5$33,791
Spring5$33,791
Summer2$13,474
TwoFall5$35,554
Spring5$35,554
TOTAL22$152,164

Dual Degree | MSW/NPL Option 2

YearTermCourse UnitsEstimated Cost
OneFall4$27,535
Spring4$27,535
Summer1$7,245
TwoFall4$28,656
Spring4$28,656
Summer1$7,535
ThreeFall4$29,792
TOTAL22$156,934

Dual Degree | Other