Peace and Conflict Studies, B.A. | University of North Carolina Greensboro | Greensboro, United States
48 months
22656 USD/year
22656 USD/year
7498 USD/year
Tuition fee
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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.


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.

Program Learning 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
  • 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


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall - nationals: Applications received after March 1 are reviewed on a space-available basis.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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

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  • International

    22656 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22656 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    22656 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22656 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7498 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7498 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Greensboro

1001 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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