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Peace and Justice Studies

Nazareth College

48 months
34850 USD/year
34850 USD/year
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Why Choose Nazareth College for Peace and Justice Studies?


At Nazareth College we offer a Peace and Justice Studies degree. Nazareth's provocative peace and justice studies degree program examines the way human beings resolve conflict and work towards justice on interpersonal and global levels. 

Our interdisciplinary approach allows students to complement their perspectives on ethical theory, political justice, and class conflict, for example, with studies in philosophy, political science, economics, and other areas of interest.


  • Strong liberal arts curriculum with related courses in English literature, anthropology, sociology, psychology, history, economics, and other humanities.
  • Emphasis on writing and critical thinking.
  • Six-credit foreign language requirement.
  • Seniors can take a capstone course on non-violence where they are required to write a senior thesis.
  • A two-semester community service internship, where students use what they learn in their other courses to reflect on the significance of their service work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Peace and Justice 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • Nonviolence Literature, History & Philosophy 
  • Peace and Justice Internship 
  • Ethics
  • Christian Ethics: Stories of Virtue and Violence 
  • Living Well: Ethics in the World’s Religions

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the free Common Application online at in English. This includes submitting a sample of your writing (up to two pages in length; may be a graded academic paper).
  • Transcript/academic records: Request an international credential evaluation from SpanTran (recommended service) or any evaluation service verified by NACES (required). Minimum grade point average (GPA): 2.75.
  • Provide your English language test scores: Provide an official copy of your TOEFL/IELTS exam results.
  • Optional: Official SAT or ACT exam results. (Required for nursing.)
  • Recommendations: 1-3 letters of recommendation from teachers or advisors (in English).
  • Finances form: After the Admission Committee makes a decision, accepted students must complete the Nazareth Declaration of Finances form and provide bank statements showing the amount available to cover your educational expenses. This form is needed to issue an I-20 (required to obtain your student visa). 

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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