Boston University, based in Boston, Massachusetts offers a fully funded PhD in Social Work. The doctoral program provides training in the theory, research methods, and values of the social work profession necessary to solve urgent human and societal problems. Student’s work reflects the interdisciplinary nature of our program and individualized course of study. Offer a generous multi-year funding package of up to five years, which includes tuition, paid stipends, and health care. PhD students are funded through a combination of tuition scholarships, and research and teaching assistantships.