B.A.-(Justice & Society)/M.S.-NCR Accelerated Program

B.A., Justice & Society/M.S., Negotiation & Conflict Resolution

The accelerated Bachelor's to Master's degree program provides an efficient progression to complete the Justice & Society B.A. degree and the Master of Science in Negotiation and Conflict Resolution (MS-NCR) in approximately 5 years. Through the completion of six graduate level courses in the senior year of undergrad, students will be able to complete both degrees at the completion of the fifth year of study.

Students choosing to enroll in the 5-year program are required to submit a formal application to the M.S. Negotiation and Conflict Resolution program by the end of the spring semester of the junior year.

Requirements after completing the Justice & Society major:

Senior
FallCredits
JPS 588Christian Ethics Of War And Peace 3
NCR 624Dynamics of Conflict Resolution and Engagement 3
 Term Credits6
Spring
JPS 565Catholic Social Teaching 3
NCR 631International Negotiation and Conflict Engagement 3
 Term Credits6
Summer
NCR 623Online Dispute Resolution 3
NCR 625Systems Thinking in Conflict 3
LAW 410Negotiation 3
 Term Credits9
Fifth Year
Fall
LAW 310Alternative Dispute Resolution 3
LAW 404Mediation Process 3
NCR 622Conflict Engagement and Leadership 3
 Term Credits9
Spring
NCR 626Culture, Gender and Power Differences in Conflict 3
NCR 733Practicum 3-4
 Term Credits6-7
 Total Credits: 36-37