Lester Duhe and Mary Kate Hutchinson

Welcome to the College of Social Sciences

Recognized for excellence

By choosing the College of Social Sciences, you'll not only choose from a diverse group of programs, but you'll also be choosing a college singled out for excellence.

The Princeton Review recently rated a senior faculty member in the Department of Political Science as one of the top 300 faculty in the country. U.S. News & World Report ranked the School of Nursing’s online graduate program among the top five in the nation. Additionally, The School of Mass Communication has won the national Bateman Competition in public relations more than any other university in the country. Student journalists and the student newspaper, The Maroon, are consistently recognized by professional journalism organizations such as The Society of Professional Journalists for excellence.

student Achievements + Research

Nursing Student Earns Top Graduate Honor

Nursing student earns Loyola's top honor, the Ignatian Award for Outstanding Graduate Student, before graduating with his doctorate of nursing practice.

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faculty Achievements + Research

Professors Give Presentation at National Conference

Professors John Dewell and Kevin Foose traveled to Cleveland to give a presentation at the National Conference for the Association of Humanistic Counseling.

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alumni Achievements + Research

SMC Alum Honored As One Of New Orleans CityBusiness’ Women of the Year for 2014

Andreanecia Morris was one of 50 women honored by CityBusiness in 2014 for their professional and community achievements.

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