Peace and Global Studies Minor

The minor in peace and global studies is open to all majors and those students interested in gaining a global perspective on issues of history, culture, politics and conflict resolution. Minors are required to attain an intermediate proficiency in one living foreign language and take both PGS 201 Introduction to Peace & Global Studies and a PGS capstone seminar. Minors must take four additional courses approved by the director of peace and global studies.

PGS 201Introduction to Peace & Global Studies3
PGS capstone seminar3
Four additional courses approved by the director of peace and global studies12
Total Credit Hours18

Supported thematic specializations include, but are not limited to, Human Rights and Democratization, Violence, International Relations, Cross-cultural Encounters and Peace and Reconciliation.

Peace and global studies majors will design an appropriate course of study with the director of peace and global studies.