Master of Arts in Social Entrepreneurship and Change

Improve social and economic conditions locally and globally!

Fall Term

Idealists, advocates, and entrepreneurs will thrive within Pepperdine University’s Master of Arts in Social Entrepreneurship and Change program. Develop your business, social change, and leadership skills that improve social and economic conditions worldwide.

Use the degree as a stepping stone for a career in philanthropy, nonprofit management, and social change. You’ll be challenged to develop solutions for pressing challenges facing individuals, communities, and nations.

Competitive Edge

Learn how to position and market yourself in the competitive nonprofit field. The program’s combination of theory and real-world experience gives you credibility with employers.


The program is offered at our West Los Angeles Graduate Campus. It is 40 percent online and students meet Thursday through Saturday, two times per term.

Transformational Experience

Individual attention, world-class faculty expertise, small class sizes, and career guidance all contribute to positive changes in Pepperdine students' lives -- professionally, personally, and spiritually.

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Fall Term 2018 Final Deadline: August 6, 2018 11:59 PM PST

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GSEP At A Glance

Pepperdine Advantage

  • Learn: Earn a world class education from nationally-recognized experts with prestigious educational experience who will teach you how to apply theory to practice.
  • Train: Take advantage of our professional development training, small class sizes, and flexible class schedules to gain the skills your need to achieve your goals.
  • Succeed: The journey truly begins after school ends. Our dedicated career services department and extensive alumni network will make sure you always have the resources to chase success.