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Peace and Conflict Studies

Messiah College

48 months
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36340 USD/year
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About

As a Peace and Conflict Studies major at Messiah College, you'll learn about the nature of conflict and about the Christian foundations for peacemaking and reconciliation. As you learn about the relationship of justice to peacemaking, you'll also become actively involved in nonviolent conflict mediation and reconciliation through an internship or practicum.  

Overview

Peace and Conflict Studies at Messiah College

The interdepartmental peace and conflict major is structured to allow you to pursue electives, a minor or a double major. Off-campus study opportunities include: American Studies Program in Washington, D.C.; China Studies Program; Middle East Studies Program (Amman, Jordan); Uganda Studies Program, among many others.

Integrating academic and experiential learning into a lifelong vocation, you'll be prepared to successfully pursue conflict transformation in graduate school, the workplace, or through ministry and service opportunities.

Career options for peace and conflict studies majors

  • Mediator
  • Positions in areas such as politics, NGOs, education and law
  • Positions in international development

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues of War, Peace and Social Justice in Biblical Texts
  • Historical Study of Peace
  • Basic Conflict Mediation
  • Senior Seminar in Peace and Conflict Studies
  • Social Conflict, Justice and Peacemaking

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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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

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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!
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

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must have graduated from an accredited senior high school or the equivalent. Course units from grades nine through twelve should include the following:

  • 4 units in academic English
  • at least 2 units (preferably 3 or more) in academic mathematics
  • at least 2 units (preferably 3 or more) in academic natural science
  • 2 or more units in academic social studies
  • 2 or more units in foreign language
  • 4 units in additional electives.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36340 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36340 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    36340 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36340 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Mechanicsburg

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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