Loyola University Chicago

School of Social Work


MSW/MA in Social Justice

The MSW/MA in Social Justice program blends coursework from both the School of Social Work and the Institute of Pastoral Studies. 

For the MSW part of the program, students with a bachelor's degree should follow the traditional MSW curriculum requirements. Those students who received a BSW degree within the past five years may be eligible to take the MSW Advance Standing option. For more information about coursework, fieldwork, and specialization requirements for these programs, please visit:

For more information on the MA in Social Justice degree in the Institute of Pastoral Studies, please visit:

For a list of courses by semester, see the MSW/MA in Social Justice advising template.