Tuition and Financial Aid


SocialWork@Simmons tuition is $990 per credit hour for students starting in the 2015–2016 academic year (September 2015-August 2016). Students in the advanced standing program complete 37 credits, while students in the traditional program complete 65 credits. Students also must pay a field education fee of $50 per placement and a $50 student fee per term.

Financial Aid

U.S. citizens and permanent residents have several options for funding, including federal loans, grants, and scholarships. In order to be considered for these opportunities, candidates must apply for financial aid:

We recommend that candidates apply for financial aid when applying to SocialWork@Simmons.

Download the Online Graduate Financial Aid Award Guide.

For more information or questions about financial aid, visit Simmons Student Financial Services or call 1-855-523-SSSW (7779).

Military Financial Aid

Simmons offers benefits and financial aid to active duty service members, veterans, and eligible military family members. SocialWork@Simmons students are eligible for benefits offered through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Benefits may include:

Information about all benefits available to service members and veterans, including grants and loans specific to military branches, is available at

Additional funding for military personnel also may be available. If you have questions, you can visit Veterans Benefits at

Loan Forgiveness

Additional information on loan forgiveness is available here.

Our Admissions Counselors are available to tell you more about how you can finance your Simmons MSW Contact us at 1-855-523-SSSW (7779) or

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