BA in Peace and Conflict Studies

Develop skills to create peace that builds supportive communities with the online Bachelor of Arts in Peace and Conflict Studies — an interdisciplinary, critical, social justice approach to conflict theory, peace studies, research, and practice.

  • Fully online, with no set class meeting times 
  • Interdisciplinary program for those with 30+ transferable semester hours of college credit
  • High-quality, professional training in conflict transformation, resolution, and management
  • Gain hands-on experience in engaged research or entry-level practice with required practicum
  • Degree is in high demand in business, health, education, and nonprofit settings
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Careers

This degree prepares you to lead in conflict transformation and change management in diverse professional, organizational, and community environments.

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Courses

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Admission

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Cost & Aid

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Ranking ribbonNationally Recognized Program

The online Bachelor of Arts in Peace and Conflict Studies is ranked #2 in the nation by Social Work Degree Guide.

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