Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

MJ in Children's Law & Policy (Online)

The Master of Jurisprudence (M.J.) is an online degree program for professionals who work with children and families in a variety of disciplines and fields of practice, including social work, education, health care, and the justice system. The two-year part-time master's degree program is designed to provide individuals with a firm understanding of law and policy as they affect children and families and to prepare graduates for leadership positions in their fields. The program is offered online through Loyola's nationally-recognized Civitas ChildLaw Center, making it possible for professionals throughout the U.S. and around the globe to pursue a graduate degree in children's law and policy.

See how our current MJ students and graduates are using their degree: