Master of Pastoral Studies
The Loyola Institute for Ministry can help you discern your vocational call affordably. In addition, our courses are inspired by the best in Catholic theology and animated by Ignatian spirituality; they are transformative and practical. Dynamic on-campus and online learning communities make your studies come alive.
Our programs equip you for jobs in chaplaincy, teaching, or church and non-profit work. On their own or as part of dual degrees with Business, Counseling, or Criminal Justice, they can help you see work in any field as a ministry and so help you live out your baptismal call to Christian action that offers hope and healing to a world in such need today.
Additional Dual Degree Options:
- Master of Pastoral Studies / Master of Business Administration (MPS / MBA)
- Master of Pastoral Studies / Master of Science in Counseling (MPS / MS)
- Master of Pastoral Studies / Master of Criminology & Justice (MPS / MCJ)
Auto [Expedited] Admit Program for LOYNO Students
Are you a Loyola New Orleans graduating senior or current alum? You could be eligible for the auto admit program. The Pastoral Studies program will auto admit eligible Loyola New Orleans students who meet the following criteria:
Loyola students with a 3.0 GPA or higher and submission of a resume will be automatically admitted.
To apply as an auto admit, submit one of the following applications: