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Graduate Group on Social Welfare School of Social Policy and Practice University of Pennsylvania

  • Philadelphia, PA
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 72%28%
    student ratio
  • 29
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • December 15
    fall application deadline
  • 13%
    acceptance rate
  • 1 Degree
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social Work Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

13% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 69
    • Accepted 9
    • Acceptance Rate 13
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $70
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, MSW or master's degree in related field
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students29
    • Female Percentage72%
    • Male Percentage28%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students29
    • Part-time Percentage31%
    • Full-time Percentage69%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian75%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian21%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty72
    • Full-time Percentage29%
    • Part-time Percentage71%
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMental health, child welfare, organizational behavior, urban poverty, comparative social welfare
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,458,940

Location & Contact

Graduate Group on Social Welfare

School of Social Policy and Practice
University of Pennsylvania

3451 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

Dr. Susan Sorenson

Director

Phone: 215-893-1169
Fax: 215-573-2099
Email: sorenson@sp2.upenn.edu

Mary Mazzola

Associate Dean, Enrollment Management

Phone: 215-898-5550
Fax: 215-573-2099
Email: mmazzola@sp2.upenn.edu



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