University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice
In the passionate pursit of social innovation, impact, and justice across the globe, the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) offers five degree programs:
- Master of Social Work (MSW)
- Master of Science in Social Policy (MSSP)
- Master of Science in Nonprofit Leadership (NPL)
- Doctorate in Clinical Social Work (DSW)
- PhD in Social Welfare
The School prepares students to address micro and macro societal problems at the local, national and international level and has developed a philosophy that stresses a fundamental commitment to social justice and the elimination of all forms of social oppression. This philosophy, which is a continuously evolving dogma, shapes the educational programs Penn offers, the research it undertakes, and the leadership it provides to the profession.