Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies Program Institute of Pastoral Studies Loyola University Chicago

Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies Program Institute of Pastoral Studies Loyola University Chicago

Degrees & Awards

Programs Offered:
Offers Health Care Chaplaincy (MA); Religious Education (MA); Youth Ministry (MA).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, Integration Project.
Degree Program Information:
Part-Time Programs Available.


Entrance Requirements:
Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL.
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 8/1 Priority Date For Domestic Students; For Spring Admission, 12/1 For Domestic Students. Applications Are Processed On A Rolling Basis.
Student Statistics:
Average Age 46. 26 Applicants, 73% Accepted, 14 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
13 Full-Time (10 Women), 80 Part-Time (60 Women); Includes 12 Minority (4 African Americans, 1 Asian American Or Pacific Islander, 7 Hispanic Americans), 2 International.


9 Full-Time (4 Women), 40 Part-Time/Adjunct (20 Women).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2014&Ndash;15, 36 Students Received Support. Career-Related Internships Or Fieldwork, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally Sponsored Loans, And Scholarships/Grants Available. Support Available To Part-Time Students. Financial Award Application Deadline: 3/1.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Dr. Brian J Schmisek
Chicago, IL 60660
Phone: 312-915-7400
Fax: 312-915-7410

Contact Info
Dr. M. Therese Lysaught
Associate Director
Chicago, IL 60660
Phone: 312-915-7485
Fax: 312-915-7410

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