Master of Arts in Social Justice
The curriculum consists of a 12-course, 36 credit hour program. Of these courses, nine are required:
IPS 610 Foundations of Social Justice
IPS 532 Social Context of Ministry
IPS 553 Christian Moral Theology and Ethics
IPS 580 Contextual Education
IPS 615 Liberation Theology
IPS 620 Diversity and Equity
IPS 625 Social Ethics: Politics and Global Economics
IPS 635 Community Organizing and Community Development
IPS 660 Leadership for Social Transformation
Electives (3 three-credit courses, or 9 credit hours) are chosen in consultation with the academic advisor. Electives may be taken in IPS or in many of the other schools, colleges, academic centers and institutes at Loyola University Chicago. See your academic advisor for more details.
*Dual MASJ/MSW students should be sure to consult the dual academic advising template found at the bottom of this School of Social Work site.