MA in Peace and Justice Course Schedule

The Master of Arts in Peace and Justice courses will develop your knowledge of promoting peaceful change and social justice while sharpening your skills for applying that knowledge beyond the classroom. Full-time students take 9-10 units per semester. The part-time program is designed for students and working professionals who are not able to pursue full-time study and would like to have the ability to work on the master's program at their own pace.

The MA in Peace and Justice program can be completed anytime within 5 consecutive years. Below are some sample course layouts:

Semester Core Courses Electives Workshops
Fall 2018 Peace and Conflict Analysis (3)  Elective (3) Restorative Justice (1)
International Justice & Human Rights (3)    
Spring 2019 Program Design, Monitoring and Evaluation (3) Elective (3) Storytelling in Changemaking (1)
Field-based Practicum (3)    
Internship Seminar (0)    
Summer 2019  In-Organization Experience (Internship)    
Fall 2019 Leadership and Organizations (3) Elective (3) Technology and Social Change (1)
Capstone Seminar (0)    
Internship Reflection Seminar (3)    
Spring 2020 The International System (3)  Elective (3)  
Capstone Devlopment (3)    
Total Units: 39

Please note that this is subject to change.

Semester Core Courses Electives Workshops
Fall 2018 International Justice & Human Rights (3)   Restorative Justice (1)
Peace and Conflict Analysis (3)    
Intersession 2019      
Spring 2019  Program Design, Monitoring and Evaluation (3)   Storytelling in Changemaking (1)
Field-based Practicum Course (3)    
Summer 2019   Elective (3)  
Fall 2019 Leadership and Organizations (3) Elective (3)  
Internship Seminar (0)    
Capstone Seminar (0)    
Spring 2020 The International System (3) Elective (3) Conflict Resolution and Mediation (1)
Internship Seminar (0)    
Summer 2020 In-Organization Experience (Internship)    
Fall 2020 Capstone Development (3) Elective (3)  
Total Units: 39

Please note that this is subject to change.

Semester Core Courses Electives Workshops
Fall 2018 Peace and Conflict Analysis (3)   Restorative Justice (1)
International Justice & Human Rights (3)    
Intersession 2019      
Spring 2019 Program Design, Monitoring and Evaluation (3) Elective (3) Storytelling in Changemaking (1)
Summer 2019      
Fall 2019 Leadership and Organizations (3) Elective (3)  
Intersession 2020 Field-based Practicum Course (3)    
Spring 2020 The International System (3) Elective (3)  
Internship Seminar (0)    
Summer 2020 In-Organization Experience (Internship)    
Fall 2020 Internship Reflection Seminar (3) Elective (3) Conflict Resolution and Mediation (1)
  Capstone Seminar (0)    
Intersession 2021      
Spring 2021 Capstone Development (3)    
Total Units: 39

Please note that this is subject to change.

Semester Core Courses Electives Workshops
Fall 2018 Peace and Conflict Analysis (3)   Restorative Justice (1)
Intersession 2019      
Spring 2019 Program Design, Monitoring and Evaluation (3) Elective (3) Storytelling in Changemaking (1)
Summer 2019      
Fall 2019 International Justice & Human Rights (3)    
Intersession 2020 Field-based course (3)    
Spring 2020 The International System (3)   Conflict Resolution and Mediation (1)
Summer 2020      
Fall 2020   Elective (3)  
Intersession 2021      
Spring 2021 Internship Seminar (0) Elective (3)  
Summer 2021 In-Organization Experience (Internship)    
Fall 2021 Leadership and Organizations (3)    
Internship Reflection Seminar (3)    
Capstone Seminar (0)    
Intersession 2022      
Spring 2022 Capstone Development (3) Elective (3)  
Total Units: 39

Please note that this is subject to change.