Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition and Financial Aid

Find tuition and financial aid information for the online Doctorate of Social Work (DSW) program below.

Tuition and Fees

If you begin your studies in the 2019–2020 academic year, your tuition for the 24-month DSW@USC program will be approximately $80,976, not including fees. Visit the tuition and fees page to see a complete breakdown of your DSW tuition and fees.

Financial Aid

DSW@USC students are eligible to apply for certain types of funding. Visit the tuition and fees page to learn what's available and the process of applying for financial aid.

Federal student aid is available to U.S. citizens and permanent residents. International candidates should explore funding options in their home countries. Many employers offer tuition benefits, including tuition reimbursement and low-cost loans. Based on each candidate's country of residence, they may also have access to education loans through private lenders. To discuss your funding options, contact an admissions counselor at Phone Number: 877-700-4679. For more information about federal financial aid, visit the USC Financial Aid Office web page.


In addition to loans, DSW@USC students may be considered for USC scholarships. Visit the scholarships page to see what's available.

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