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MA in Peacebuilding and Collaborative Development

Programs and Requirements

Admission Requirements

A four-year baccalaureate degree from a recognized university or college with a minimum GPA of 3.0 ('B'). For full admission requirements, see the Admissions Requirements and Deadlines page.

Residency Requirement

18 credit hours at CMU. Graduate level courses taken through the Canadian School of Peacebuilding count toward the residency requirement.

Curriculum Requirements

A minimum of 30 credit hours

Core requirements – 15 credit hours from the following areas

Electives – 15 credit hours


1.  Students must achieve a minimum grade of 'B' in each course contributing toward the MA PCD.
2.  Electives may include up to 6 credit hours of Practice-Skills Courses or a practicum/Internship.
3.  Students interested in an academic research emphasis may apply to work on a major research project through an independent study (as faculty availability permits). 

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