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Social Work

University of Pennsylvania

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
47040 USD/year
47040 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Social Work program of University of Pennsylvania is one of the oldest and most well-respected social work programs in the country.

Overview

The Social Work program of University of Pennsylvania is designed to prepare social workers for leadership roles in developing and providing services to individuals, families, groups, communities and organizations in the local, national, and global arenas. With a recently redesigned curriculum, Penn’s MSW degree melds cutting-edge innovation with a rich educational tradition rooted in social justice and social change.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History and Philosophy of Social Work and Social Welfare

  • Human Behavior in the Social Environment

  • American Racism and Social Work Practice

  • Foundations of Social Work Practice I

  • Introduction to Social Work Research

  • Understanding Social Change: Issues of Race and Gender

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5
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Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree with a liberal arts perspective from an accredited college or university; or a bachelor’s degree in social work from an accredited undergraduate social work program.
  • Courses that contain these topics include, but are not limited to, a combination of studies: humanities, social sciences, natural sciences.
  • An undergraduate record demonstrating academic achievement
  • English language proficiency test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    47040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47040 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    47040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 47040 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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