Loyola University Chicago

School of Social Work

Graduate Courses

SOWK 730: Migration Dynamics and U.S. Social Policy

Credit Hours



This course offers an exploration into some of the social policy and social welfare concerns associated with contemporary migration. This exploration is grounded in an economic causes and consequences of migration; public policy regarding migration and the rights of immigrants; and the roles of governmental and nongovernmental local, national and international organizations. Social justice themes related to migration are also identified in this course. Sample Syllabus