Terrorism Mediation And Peace Specialization - Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Terrorism, Mediation, and Peace

Keeping America safe is often at the forefront of public policy. The Terrorism, Mediation, and Peace specialization focuses on issues such as war, oppression, terrorism, and social injustices that can have implications across the nonprofit, private, and public sectors. Coursework will allow you to examine the roots of terrorism, the impact of media and technology during times of crisis, and the factors that can contribute to violent acts, including poverty, religion, and antisocial behaviors. This specialization provides a foundation for public administrators who are charged with implementing public policy in response to potential dangers that threaten human rights and individual freedoms.

Completion Requirements

  • 61 total quarter credits
    • Foundation course (1 cr.)
    • Core courses (40 cr.)
    • Specialization courses (15 cr.)
    • Capstone Seminar (5 cr.)

Estimated time to completion is less than 2 years. Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress; credits transferred, if applicable; and prerequisite courses. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336.

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The program’s courses are 11 weeks in length and are delivered in a prescribed sequence.

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