Peace and Conflict Studies, B.A.

Overall Requirements 

  • 120 credit hours, and at least 36 credits at or above the 300 course level

Degree Program Requirements

University Requirements
General Education Requirements - Minerva's Academic Curriculum (MAC)

Major Requirements

Foundations of Peace and Conflict Studies
Working through Interpersonal Conflicts
Conflict and Culture
Practicum I
Senior Seminar
Select an additional 15 credits from Peace and Conflict Studies (PCS) courses


Electives sufficient to complete 120 total credit hours required for the degree.

Disciplinary Honors in Peace and Conflict Studies


  • A minimum of 12 credit hours as defined below.
  • Overall GPA of 3.5 or higher at graduation.
Conflict and Culture
Conflict Research
Senior Honors Project
400-level PCS course


Receive a Certificate of Disciplinary Honors in Peace and Conflict Studies; have that accomplishment, along with the title of the Senior Honors Project, noted on the official transcript; and be recognized at a banquet held at the end of the spring semester.

Honors Advisor

Contact Jeremy Rinker at or 336-334-4781 for further information and guidance about Honors in Peace and Conflict Studies. To apply: