Peace and Security

Peace and Security

Georgetown is an international leader in the study of peace and security issues.

The School of Foreign Service offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in international studies and is home to the Security Studies Program and the Institute for Women, Peace and Security. Georgetown College offers a master's degree in conflict resolution and recently introduced a justice and peace studies major. The university's Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs explores issues of faith, justice, and peace connected with Georgetown's identity as a leading global university in the Catholic and Jesuit tradition. Georgetown’s Washington, D.C., location gives students and faculty access to U.S. government organizations, including the Departments of State and Defense and the U.S. Institute of Peace, as well as a range of other think tanks and institutes focused on security questions.


Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs

Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs

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.
Center for Security Studies (CSS)

Center for Security Studies (CSS)

Established in 2000, the Center for Security Studies (CSS) is an academic research center offering a master's degree program in international security within the School of Foreign Service.
Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security

Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security

Established in 2011, the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security (GIWPS) is an institute for research, scholarship, and outreach at the School of Foreign Service which seeks to deepen and extend the university's engagement with the…


Center for Contemporary Arab Studies Occasional Papers

CERES Library

Certificate in Arab Studies

Certificate in Asian Studies

Certificate in International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution

Certificate in International Migration Studies

Certificate in Refugees and Humanitarian Emergencies

Chinese Electoral Framework Project

Education and Social Justice Summer Research Fellowship

Executive Master of Professional Studies in Emergency and Disaster Management

Future of Political Theologies

Global Security Studies Review

Graduate Certificate in Arab Studies

Guantanamo Observers Program

Hillary Rodham Clinton Fellowship Program

Horace Porter Travel Grant

International Conference on Cyber Engagement

J.D./LL.M. in National Security Law

J.D./M.A. in Arab Studies

J.D./M.A. in German and European Studies

J.D./M.A. in Security Studies

Journal of National Security Law and Policy

LL.M. in National Security Law

M.A. in Arab Studies

M.A. in Arab Studies/Ph.D. in Arabic and Islamic Studies

M.A. in Arab Studies/Ph.D. in Government

M.A. in Arab Studies/Ph.D. in History

M.A. in Asian Studies

M.A. in Conflict Resolution

M.A. in German and European Studies

M.A. in German and European Studies/Master of Public Policy

M.A. in German and European Studies/Ph.D. in Government

M.A. in Latin American Studies/Ph.D. in Government

M.A. in Security Studies Program

M.S. in Foreign Service

M.S. in Foreign Service Concentration in Global Politics and Security

M.S. in Foreign Service/M.A. in Global, International & Comparative History

Major in International Politics

Major in Justice and Peace Studies

Middle East and North Africa Forum

Minor/Certificate in Justice and Peace Studies

Minor/Certificate in Religion, Ethics, and World Affairs

National Security Law Fellowship

Partnership: USAID Center of Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance

Ph.D. in Government

Popular Consultation in East Timor Information Center

Practitioners and Faith-Inspired Development Interview Series

Profiles in Peace: Oral Histories Project

Religious Liberty, Political Freedom, and Democracy

Research Project: Transitional Electoral Framework for Syria International Electoral Policy and Practice

Sports Diplomacy Programs - U.S. Department of State

State Secrets Archives

Study Abroad in St. Andrews, United Kingdom - University of St. Andrews

Summer in Bogota, Colombia: Human Rights and Conflict Resolution - Universidad de los Andes

The Changing Security Dynamics of the Persian Gulf

The Church and Nuclear Issues

The Church and the World Program

The Evolution of Gulf Global Cities

The Nuclear Question in the Middle East

U.S.-Middle East Partnership Initiative Student Leaders Program

Under Caesar’s Sword

Visiting Junior Researchers Program - DAAD

Walsh Scholars Initiative

Weak States in the Greater Middle East

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