Why Study Social Justice?
Our social justice program offers majors the chance to turn their passion for change, human rights and a more just world into a career.
As a social justice major, you will receive the knowledge to prepare for advocacy and human-rights work within local community organizations and national and international non-governmental organizations like the United Nations. You will develop a strong theoretical understanding of ideas of social justice and participate in real-world learning in the field.
Why Social Justice at Merrimack?
- Flexible program means you may customize your major or choose to double-major.
- Required internship in a community-based organization or non-governmental organization provides hands-on learning.
- Annual Social Justice Week lets you get involved in on-campus initiatives to address inequality.
Associate Dean, School of Liberal Arts