College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Peace and Conflict Studies

About This Program

The Peace and Conflict Studies M.A. program covers topics such as conflict resolution, social justice, human rights and nonviolent communication. With experienced faculty and practical experiences, you will gain the knowledge and skills to become a leader in promoting peaceful conflict resolution in local and global communities. Read more...

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Kent Campus

Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*

Arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators

  • 7.7% faster than the average
  • 7,300 number of jobs
  • $66,130 potential earnings

Human resources managers

  • 6.3% faster than the average
  • 165,200 number of jobs
  • $121,220 potential earnings

Human resources specialists

  • 7.0% faster than the average
  • 666,500 number of jobs
  • $63,490 potential earnings

Additional Careers

  • Intergovernmental or international governmental officer
  • International humanitarian and relief specialist
  • International project management and development specialist

* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.