SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

Transforming Society

Equipping individuals and communities with perspectives and skills for local, national, and global transformation, in the Jesuit tradition of excellence, service, and the promotion of justice

Body

The Ateneo School of Social Sciences is the largest of the five Loyola Schools in terms of student population, faculty members, and the number of academic departments, academic programs, and research/outreach centers. 

Its student body constitutes about a third of the total undergraduate student population, and almost half of the total graduate student population of the university.
It has six academic departments, six academic programs, and eight centers with 30 graduate programs, 15 undergraduate programs, 14 minor programs, and several extramural Asian language courses. Delivering these undergraduate and graduate programs and courses are 122 full-time and 219 part-time faculty members. Seven out of ten full-time faculty members and one in every four part-time faculty members are PhD-degree holders. Moreover, one in five ranked faculty members are Full Professors or Professor Emeriti.

SOSS News & Features

Departments & Programs

Social Science Building
Chinese Studies
Magisterial Lecture taping at Hyundai Hall, Arete
Communication
LS classroom
Development Studies
Migratory egret on campus
Japanese Studies
Path between RL and SOH
Korean Studies
University Road
Political Science
Loyola Heights campus in the morning, December 2021
Sociology and Anthropology

Events

Thesis / Dissertation Defense

Pagganap sa Pamumuno: Paano Nahuhubog ng Aktibong Pakikilahok sa Teatro ang Pamumuno

Fri, 09 Dec 2022

Online

Dissertation defense of Joseph G. Dela Cruz, PhD in Leadership...

Workshop / Seminar / Short Course

An In Depth Analysis of Teachers’ Financial Literacy: Path Towards Improved Financial Education for Filipinos

Wed, 07 Dec 2022

Online

Registration Links: August 31: Majah-Leah V. Ravago, PhD September 14...

Thesis / Dissertation Defense

Pagganap sa Pamumuno: Paano Nahuhubog ng Aktibong Pakikilahok sa Teatro ang Pamumuno

Fri, 09 Dec 2022

Online

Dissertation defense of Joseph G. Dela Cruz, PhD in Leadership...

Workshop / Seminar / Short Course

An In Depth Analysis of Teachers’ Financial Literacy: Path Towards Improved Financial Education for Filipinos

Wed, 07 Dec 2022

Online

Registration Links: August 31: Majah-Leah V. Ravago, PhD September 14...

Meeting / Consultation / Town hall / Forum

Pitik x Padyak: Photography, Cycling and Climate Change

Fri, 02 Dec 2022

Cast Study Room, Social Sciences Building

The Asian Center for Journalism is holding the 19th Pitik...

Academic Conference

China’s Mona Lisa: The Qingming Shanghe Tu (Along the River During the Qingming Festival) A CSP 35th Year Program

Wed, 30 Nov 2022

Online

Webinar on China’s Mona Lisa: The Qingming Shanghe Tu (Along...