Saint Paul University - Graduate Programs

Graduate Programs
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Ottawa, ON
Canada K1S 1C4

Conflict Studies

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Human Sciences
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
Description Saint Paul University offers an MA in Conflict Studies, which is conferred jointly by the senates of Saint Paul University and the University of Ottawa. The focus of the program is on the ethnic and religious identity distinctions that characterize many deep-rooted conflicts. The program explores the meaning of and generates processes for reconciliation, healing, and structural change. It combines a social science orientation common to Conflict Studies programs with a philosophical, ethical and theological orientation. The field of specialization is ethnic and religious dimensions of conflict in Canada. Program Objectives Analysis: to explore the connections between conflict, violence, social justice, conflict resolution and peacebuilding in human communities; Training: to develop the attitudes, knowledge, research and skills necessary to analyze ethnic and religious conflicts so as to cultivate peace; Outcomes: to produce graduates who are competent : to analyze ethnic and religious conflicts in a multidisciplinary perspective and to devise and evaluate appropriate conflict resolution strategies.
Website: Conflict Studies at Saint Paul University - Graduate Programs
Thesis Based? Yes
Course Based? Yes
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 70
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Work Experience
It is advisable to apply as early as possible. To make a formal application, applicants must use the on-line interactive application form.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: May 15, 2017