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Peace and Conflict Studies

University of North Carolina Greensboro

24 months
Duration
1715 USD/credit
1715 USD/credit
653 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

Peace and Conflict Studies (PACS) at University of North Carolina Greensboro is dedicated to providing high quality, professional training in multiple conflict intervention and prevention skills such as mediation, negotiation, facilitation, restorative practices, violence prevention, anti-bullying initiatives, and collaborative problem solving.

Overview

Our recently updated curriculum includes a wide scope of practice and research, and the master’s culminates with the practicum [PCS 690 Integrated Colloquium:  Professional Development Project]. Our faculty is here to advise you through your academic journey and help you customize your plan of study. Coursework can be completed in the evening, on campus, and online—allowing flexible and convenient access to anyone interested in the Peace and Conflict Studies program at University of North Carolina Greensboro.

Concentrations: 

  • International Peace Development
  • Conflict Management
  • Joint Civil-Military Interaction

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Peace Development and Community Building
  • Advocacy Theory and Practice
  • Gender and Peacebuilding
  • Resolving Conflict in Health Care Systems: Achieving Peace through Health
  • Environmental Justice: Interdisciplinary Response for Environmental Sustainability
  • Peacebuilding Challenges in a Complex World
  • Peace Development and Community Building

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit the following to the Graduate School
  • Official transcripts for all undergraduate work (whether a degree was obtained or not).
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation.
  • GRE is not required but, recommended
  • Write a personal statement [250-300 words] regarding your goals and expectations of the program and include with your online application.
  • If considered for admission, you may be called for a short personal interview, either in person, by telephone, or Skype.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1715 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1715 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    653 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 653 USD per credit during 24 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.

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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