Education. Action. Impact.
PRACTICE AND RESEARCH FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE
FACTS AND FIGURES
Committed to inclusion, excellence, and impact.
Number of hours spent in field placements, internships, and practicums each year
Number of available field placements, internships, and practicum sites
U.S. News & World Report ranking for Best Grad School Social Work Program
Percentage of students who applied for & received financial assistance
SP2 alumni network
When you give to SP2, you ensure our faculty, students, and alumni have the resources they need to be driving forces for positive change in child welfare, homelessness, mental health, public health policy, racial and gender equity, and more.
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Our commitment to anti-racism, anti-oppression, intersectionality, and social justice is at the core of everything we do.
Pursue Your Passion
Our diverse master’s programs equip you with the theoretical skills and practical experience you need to make a lifetime of impact.
Prepare to make your mark as an advanced social work scholar or practitioner through our rigorous PhD and DSW programs.
Dual degree PROGRAMS
We partner with other schools from across Penn to offer dual degrees in a range of different disciplines.
certificate PROGRAMS & specializations
Enhance and deepen your SP2 experience by digging deep into a specific sub-specialty or area of interest.
Unique partnerships with organizations at Penn and around the world provide novel opportunities for transdisciplinary collaboration.
continuing education: opensp2
We provide a wide range of flexible, convenient, and relevant continuing education and professional development offerings.
SP2 End of Year Celebration
Master’s Online Information Session
These information sessions are an excellent opportunity for you to learn more about our Master of Social Work, Master of Science in Social Policy, and Master of Science in Nonprofit […]
Faculty & Research
Dr. Jennifer Prah delivers 2023 McAuley Oration in Global Health
Dr. Jennifer Prah, the Amartya Sen Professor of Health Equity, Economics, and Policy at Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2), delivered the annual McAuley Oration in Global Health at the Otago Global Health Institute’s 15th Annual Conference in Dunedin, New Zealand.