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Social Justice

Major Requirements

The social justice program provides students at Merrimack College with the chance to turn their passion for change, human rights and a more just world into a career.

Social Justice Major

All Social Justice majors take required and elective courses to satisfy the 34-credit and minimum-of-10 course requirement.

Required Courses

All Social Justice majors take the following three courses:

SOJ1000 Introduction to Social Justice in Theory and Practice
Capstone Social Justice Capstone
Internship Internship 
(An approved credit or non-credit internship completed before the final semester of senior year)


There are four concentrations you may select from:



More Info 

Luis Sáenz de Viguera Erkiaga
Director, Social Justice
Associate Professor, World Languages and Cultures