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Peace, Justice and Conflict Studies

DePaul University

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
40551 USD/year
40551 USD/year
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About

In the Peace, Justice and Conflict Studies program from DePaul University, you will critically examine the origins and root causes of violence and conflict, and learn strategies for resolving interpersonal, communal and international conflicts peacefully. 

Overview

In the Peace, Justice and Conflict Studies program from DePaul University, you will master the theoretical and intellectual frameworks related to peace building, human rights advocacy and justice development by learning to interpret real life situations and applying strategies for advocacy, consensus-building, partnership development and other intervention tools.

You will complete an internship with an organization related to peace, social justice or conflict resolution, and will have the opportunity to participate in one of DePaul's Study Abroad programs in order to gain an international perspective on the causes of violence and conflict, as well as strategies for negotiation and resolution.

In addition to various combined degree programs, we offer the 3+3 BA/JD, which allows high-achieving first-year undergraduate students to be admitted simultaneously to the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (LAS) and the College of Law (LAW). You'll complete your first three years in LAS and your final three years in LAW.

Career Options

  • Ethics
  • Law
  • Social service
  • International relations
  • Humanitarian efforts
  • Political work
  • Education
  • Journalism
  • Public policy

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Topics On Peace, Justice And Conflict Studies
  • International Conflict And Peacebuilding
  • Social Justice And Social Change
  • Conflict: Intervention, Negotiation And Advocacy
  • Human Rights: Promise And Problematics
  • Internship In Peace , Justice, And Conflict Studies
  • Topics Seminar
  • Women, War, And Resistance
  • Topics In Nonviolence
  • Topics In Peace Building
  • Topics In Social Justice And Social Change
  • Topics In Conflict Intervention
  • Topics In Activism And Advocacy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

192 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants are required to submit official high school transcripts. 
  • Four years of English
  • Three years of mathematics (minimum course work equivalent to Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II)
  • Three years of science (two of which must be lab science)
  • Two years of social science
  • Two years of language study other than English
  • Invite your high school counselor to submit the Common Application School Report.
  • An official transcript showing courses taken and credit earned
  • Standardized test scores (ACT or SAT)
  • Official community college transcripts for any courses taken

Tuition Fee

  • International

    40551 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40551 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    40551 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40551 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    40551 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40551 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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