MA in Social Justice Sample Schedule

This resource is provided as a general guide to completing the MASJ within two years. Some details are subject to change.

Fall 2023 (9 credits)

ES101 Orientation for New Students (non-credit) (10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday Aug. 18)

ES500 The Educated Spirit (Mondays 6-7:30 p.m.)

PT560 Liberative Models of Educating and Organizing (Wednesdays 6-7:30 p.m.)

CE562 Imagining Justice (Thursdays 6-7:30 p.m.)

January Term 2024 (3 credits)

LS570 Non-Profit Administration and Leadership (first and third Fridays 6-9 p.m., first and third Saturdays 9 a.m.-4 p.m.)

Spring 2024 (9 credits)

CE563 Social Justice and the Law (Wednesdays 6-7:30 p.m.)

CT560 Interreligious Theologies (Mondays 6:30-8:30 p.m.)

HB/NT550 Social Justice and Sacred Texts (Tuesdays 6-7:30 p.m.)

Summer 2024 (optional)

MASJ electives in various formats

Fall 2024 (9 credits)

ES600 Mid-Program Review (non-credit) (Arranged with advisor)

PT610 Spiritual Formation and Social Change (Tuesdays 6-7:30 p.m.)

Sample MASJ Elective: CE/CT/PT752 Ecofeminist Theology and Food Justice (Mondays 6:30-8:30 p.m.)

Sample MASJ Elective: LS675 Transformational Leadership by Design (Wednesdays 5-7:30 p.m.)

January Term 2025 (3 credits)

CC612 MASJ Cross Cultural Immersion in Chiapas, Mexico (10-14 days TBD)

Spring 2025 (6 credits)

FE860 MASJ Internship (weekly debriefing, plus internship hours at selected context)

MASJ electives (choose suitable topic/time from various possibilities)

Sample MASJ Elective: CE645 Feminist and Womanist Ethics (Wednesdays 6-7:30 p.m.)