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Peace and Conflict Studies

University of North Carolina Greensboro

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
22562 USD/year
22562 USD/year
7403 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Peace and Conflict Studies program at University of North Carolina Greensboro takes a dynamic and interdisciplinary approach to the study of peace and the practice of conflict management, resolution, and transformation. The graduate and undergraduate programs develop knowledge and provide high-quality, professional training in conflict transformation, resolution, and management.

Overview

It’s the advising you receive when you are ready to focus. It’s the mentorship from renowned faculty members who collaborate with you on research and community partnerships. It’s the staff members who help you master your project in the University Libraries or the Speaking and Writing Center. The peace and Conflict Studies is offered at University of North Carolina Greensboro.

And it’s the way your classroom experience is extended into the lab and across the globe. We’ll help you create a successful and meaningful path to your goals so that you’re prepared for the challenges and opportunities that come your way.

Degree Outcomes

Peace and Conflict Studies graduates become leaders in conflict transformation and change management in many settings. Potential career opportunities include:

  • Trainer/facilitator
  • Mediator/negotiator
  • Humanitarian action
  • Educator: K-12 and higher education
  • Restorative justice, trauma, and healing
  • Legal/criminal justice/juvenile justice
  • Diplomat/peace builder
  • Social change
  • Law enforcement
  • Community building/organizing/development
  • Medical/health care

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Peace and Violence in the Modern World
  • Introduction to Peace and Conflict Studies
  • Foundations of Peace and Conflict Studies
  • Negotiation
  • Conflict and Culture
  • Conflict Systems and Analysis
  • Conflict Transformation
  • Facilitation and Mediation
  • Localizing Peace
  • Conflict Research
  • Interdisciplinary Practice in a Global Space
  • Practicum
  • Senior Seminar

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall Semester: December 1 (priority); March 1 (rolling); July 15 (space-available).

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.
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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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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Credits

122 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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.
79
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!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
53
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Completed International Admissions Application
  • A nonrefundable application fee of $65 USD
  • Essay/statement of purpose (optional but strongly encouraged)
  • Official English language proficiency score report*
  • Official transcripts from each college/university attended**
  • Official secondary education / high school transcripts or GED certificate, in English**
  • For freshman applicants or transfer applicants with less than 24 credit hours, or where necessary
  • Copy of valid passport (photo/signature page only)
  • Copy of valid F1 visa (photo/signature page only) – for transfer-in students coming from a U.S. institution only, or, copy of valid other visa types (ex: H4, E2, L2)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22562 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22562 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    22562 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22562 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7403 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7403 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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