This M.A. program is sponsored by the Department of Government at Georgetown. Participants gain essential skills and multi-disciplinary knowledge to effectively analyze and intervene in the complex conflicts challenging the world.
Peace and Security
Georgetown is an international leader in the study of peace and security issues.
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The Center for Security Studies in the Walsh School of Foreign Service sponsors this master's program designed to give students a solid grounding in the concepts, history, and substance of national and international security problems, as well as the skills to conduct original research and analysis on contemporary security issues. The program offers full- and part-time options.
The Program on Justice and Peace in the College sponsors this major for undergraduate students in Georgetown College. Students take interdisciplinary courses and participate in innovative approaches to teaching and learning, such as social action, community engagement, experiential pedagogy, and student-produced media.
The Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) sponsors this major for SFS undergraduate students. Participants examine how states and non-state actors cooperate and compete on political issues.
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Established in 2006, the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs is dedicated to the interdisciplinary study of religion, ethics, and public life. It conducts research, teaching, and service under the Office of the President.
Established in 2000, the Center for Security Studies is an academic research center in the School of Foreign Service that offers a master's degree program in international security.
Established in 2011, the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security is an institute for research, scholarship, and outreach at the School of Foreign Service that seeks to deepen and extend the university's engagement with the critical issues…