The undergraduate certificate program in peace, conflict and security studies (PACS) is designed to help students explore why conflict and violence occur, and learn how conflict can be managed and transformed to accomplish constructive ends. Students analyze various forms of intra- and international conflict, and related opportunities for personal and social change.

  • Gain an interdisciplinary perspective on the study of conflict, cooperation, war and peace

  • Learn practical skills and gain experience in conflict resolution and civic activism

  • Complement your undergraduate studies with a certificate