Peace and Social Justice Studies B.A.

Degree Requirements

A major in Peace and Social Justice Studies is achieved by completion of the following requirements, in addition to the General Education and electives required for a degree:

Required Core Courses

PSJ 100Fnd of Peace & Social Justice

1 Course Credit

PSJ 205Movements & Commnty Organizing

1 Course Credit

PSJ 218Voices of Non-violence

1 Course Credit

PSJ 305Peacebuilding

1 Course Credit

Required Research Methods Course

One social research methods course, chosen from:

SOC 335Methods of Social Research

1 Course Credit

SOC 360/CFS 360Soc Policy Study & Eval Resrch

1 Course Credit

Required Capstone Course

PSJ 450Sem. in Peace & Social Justice

1 Course Credit

Required PSJ Distribution Courses

Three (3) additional elective course credits, at least one from each category.  Internships may only be counted for credit toward one elective course. 

Building Peace

AFR 305/COM 305Interracial Communication(COM)

1 Course Credit

COM 206Interpersonal Communication

1 Course Credit

COM 207Intercultural Communication

1 Course Credit

COM 305/AFR 305Interracial Communication(AFR)

1 Course Credit

PHI 207/PSC 207Human Rights, Intl Law (PSC)

1 Course Credit

PSC 250International Relations

1 Course Credit

PSC 351International Organizations

1 Course Credit

PSC 355Foreign Policy Analysis

1 Course Credit

PSJ 113/COM 113Conflict and Mediation (COM)

1 Course Credit

Social, Economic and Environmental Justice

APS 330/SOC 330Comm Analysis:Appal Case(SOC)

1 Course Credit

ECO 341Economic Dev:Theory & Appl

1 Course Credit

PSJ 210Diversity and Social Justice

1 Course Credit

PSJ 225/AFR 225/APS 225/SENS 225/WGS 225Envr Justice(AFR/APS/SENS/WGS)

1 Course Credit

SOC 223Soci Stratification & Inequal

1 Course Credit

SOC 341Soc of Dev & Social Change

1 Course Credit

WGS 127Riding the Waves of Feminism

1 Course Credit

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