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Loyola University Chicago

Institute of Pastoral Studies

Chicago, IL

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Loyola University Chicago

Overview

Loyola University Chicago / Institute of Pastoral Studies is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Social Work/Master of Arts (MSW/MA)
Master of Divinity/Master of Arts (M Div/MA)
Master of Divinity/Master of Social Work (M Div/MSW)
(Certificate) Church management
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral counseling
Master of Arts (MA) Christian spirituality Spiritual direction
(Certificate) Health care ministry leadership
(Certificate) Spiritual direction
Master of Divinity (M Div) Divinity
Master of Arts (MA) Counseling for ministry
Master of Arts (MA) Social justice
Master of Arts (MA) Health care mission leadership
(Certificate) Pastoral counseling
(Certificate) Religious education
(Certificate) Social justice
Master of Arts (MA) Pastoral studies

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 53
Other Advanced Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Optional
Project

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

128
Applied
101
Accepted
72
Enrolled
79%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$37,096
Tuition & Fees
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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

230
Total Graduate Students
65%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
34%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 11.74%
Black or African American 10.43%
White or Caucasian 59%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.04%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 3.04%

Gender

Male (31%)
Female (68%)

Faculty

31
Total faculty
Full-time - 11
Part-time - 20
Male (17)
Female (14)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Catholic theology, skills of religious ministry, family ministries, spirituality and divorced men
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 820 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL  60611
United States
Contact Dr. Brian J. Schmisek
Dean
Email: bschmisek@luc.edu
Phone: 312-915-7400
Fax: 312-915-7410