Academic Opportunities in Peace Studies

The following programs includes U.S. universities and colleges that offer certificate, undergraduate or graduate level programs in peace education and related fields.

 

 

American University, Washington DC 
http://www.american.edu/sis/academics/graduateprograms/ma.htm
MA, International Peace and Conflict resolution

 

 

Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, Smith, and University Of Massachusetts at Amherst,
http:// pawss.hampshire.edu
Five College Program in Peace and World Security Studies

 

 

Antioch University, McGregor – online and limited campus attendance
http://www.mcgregor.edu/cr 
MA, Conflict Resolution

 

 

Arcadia University, Pennsylvania
http://gargoyle.arcadia.edu/ipcr 
MA, International Peace and Conflict Resolution

 

 

Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary, Indiana 
http://www.ambs.edu/php/academics/aca_degree_maps.php
MA, Peace Studies

 

 

Bethany Theological Seminary, Indiana
http://www.bethanyseminary.edu/peacestudies.htm
MDiv & MA, with concentration in Peace Studies

 

 

Brandeis University, Massachusetts
http://www.brandeis.edu/programs/Slifka/ 
MA, Co-existence and Conflict

 

 

California State University 
http://www.csudh.edu/negcon
MA, Negotiation, Conflict Management & Peacebuilding

 

 

Catholic University of America
http://politics.cua.edu/graduate
MA, Political Science with focus in Peace and Conflict

 

 

Columbia College of South Carolina 
http://www.columbiacollegesc.edu/graduate/conflict.html
MA, Human Behavior and Conflict Management

 

 

The Dalai Lama Foundation
http://www.dalalamafoundation.org/members/en/courses.jsp
Offers non-credit courses in Partical Ethics and Destructive Emotions.

 

 

Duquesne University, Pennsylvania
http://www.policycenter.duq.edu/require.html
MA, Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies

 

 

Earlham, Goshen, and Manchester Colleges, Plowshares–A Peace Studies Collaborative

http://www.plowsharesproject.org

 

 

Eastern Mennonite University, Virginia
http://www.emu.edu/cjp/grad.html 
MA, Conflict Transformation

 

 

Emory University 
http://www.polisci.emory.edu/graduate
PhD, Political Science with focus in Conflict Studies

 

 

Fresno Pacific University, California 
http://peace.fresno.edu/academic.php#graduate
MA, Peacemaking and Conflict Studies

 

 

George Fox University, Center for Peace and Justice
http://www.georgefox.edu/offices/peace_learning

 

 

George Mason University, Virginia 
http://www.gmu.edu/departments/ICAR
MS & PhD, Conflict Resolution

 

 

Georgetown University 
http://www.georgetown.edu/sfs
MA, various programs in the field of conflict

 

 

Gradschools.com
http:// programs.gradschools.com/usa/peace_studies.html 
An education portal to find programs in this field. We recommend the following key words: conflict resolution, conflict transformation, peace studies, peace and justice, social change, social justice, peacebuilding, and dispute alternatives.

 

 

Harvard Law School 
http://www.pon.harvard.edu/
Program on Negotiation

 

 

Iliff School of Theology
http://discuss.iliff.edu/justiceandpeace
MDiv & MASM, with concentration in Peace and Justice

 

 

Johns Hopkins University 
School of Advanced International Studies
http://www.sais-jhu.edu/degree_programs/index.html
MA, International Relations with focus on Conflict Management

 

 

Kennesaw State University, Georgia
http://www.kennesaw.edu/pols/mscm
MS, Conflict Management

 

 

Lesley University: School of Education, Massachusetts 
http://www.lesley.edu/offcampus/term/nmesoe_ci_peaceable.html
MEd, Education Curriculum and Instruction Program – specialization in Conflict Resolution and Peaceable Schools

 

 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
http://web.mit.edu/dusp/idrp/degrees.html
Department of Urban Studies and Planning
MA & PhD program in International Development

 

 

Monterey Institute of International Studies
http://www.miis.edu/gsips-about-dean.html
MA, International Policy Studies (Interdisciplinary)

 

 

Mount Saint Vincent University
http://www.msvu.ca

 

 

Nova Southeastern University, Florida
http://shss.nova.edu
MA & PhD, Conflict Analysis and Resolution

 

 

Pepperdine University
http://law.pepperdine.edu/straus/academics/program_overview/masters.jsp
MA, Dispute Resolution

 

 

The Peres Centers for Peace 
http://www.peres-center.org/pages/peace.asp 

A portal to find programs in this field. We recommend the following key words: conflict resolution, conflict transformation, peace studies, peace and justice, social change, social justice, peacebuilding, and dispute alternatives.

 

 

Portland State University, Oregon 
http://www.conflictresolution.pdx.edu/
MA, Conflict Resolution

 

 

Saint Paul University, Ottawa 
http://web.ustpaul.uottawa.ca/en/fac_prog/human_sc/conflict/index.htm
MA, Conflict Studies

 

 

School for International Training, Vermont 
http://www.sit.edu/graduate/mact/index.html
MA, Conflict Transformation

 

 

Conflict Transformation Across Cultures (CONTACT)
http://www.sit.edu/contact 
Certificate program

 

 

Syracuse University, New York 
http://www.maxwell.syr.edu/ir/certificates.asp
Post-master’s and PhD in Analysis and Resolution of Conflicts

 

 

Trinity College of the Bible and Theological seminary, Indiana
MA in Pastoral Ministry with focus in Conflict
http://www.trinitysem.edu/visitors/mastersdegrees.html#maconflictmanagement
http://www.trinitysem.edu/visitors/doctordegrees.html#dminconflictmanagement
MA & DMin, with focus in Conflict

 

 

University of Baltimore, Maryland 
http://www.ubalt.edu/study/graduate/negotiations_conflict.html
MS, Negotiations and Conflict Management

 

 

University of Bradford-Peace Studies 
http://www.Bradford.ac.uk/acad/peace

 

 

University of California at Berkeley 
http://www.berkeley.edu/academics/departments/p.html

 

 

University of Denver, Colorado
http://www.du.edu/gsis/programs/ma_index.html
MA & PhD, Conflict Studies (interdisciplinary)
http://www.du.edu/con-res
MA, Conflict Resolution

 

 

University of Hawaii, Manoa 
http://www.politicalscience.hawaii.edu/gradstudy.htm#conflict
MA, Political Science with concentration in Conflict Resolution

 

 

University of Milwaukee-Peace Studies Program 
http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/Peace

 

 

University of Notre Dame, Indiana
http://kroc.nd.edu/
MA, Peace Studies, The Joan B Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

 

 

University of North Carolina – Greensboro
http://www.uncg.edu/grs/Conflict_Resolution/About.html#MA
MA, Conflict Resolution

 

 

University of Pennsylvania
http://www.ssc.upenn.edu/polisci/grad
MA, Political Science with focus in National and Ethnic Conflict

 

 

University of San Diego, California 
http://www.sandiego.edu/academics/peace/
MA, Peace and Justice Studies, Joan B Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice

 

 

Wayne State University
http://www.pcs.wayne.edu/academics.htm
MA, Dispute Resolution