Online Degree Programs

/online-degree-programs/programs/

 

/online-degree-programs/

Connect With Us

  • Facebook Twitter

Contact Us

Main Campus
Rocket Hall

Mail Stop 300
Phone: 855.327.5695
Fax: 419.530.8836

onlineadmissions@utoledo.edu

Online Graduate Certificate for Foundations of Peace Education

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

In a world marked by growing social and political challenges, peace education has never been more crucial to human progress. UT’s Graduate Certificate in Foundations of Peace Education is designed for education professionals working in a variety of environments such as public schools, community colleges, universities, and non-government organizations.

BENEFITS OF UT

The University of Toledo is a 4 year, public, regionally accredited, university that has been serving students since 1872. As a student, you will enjoy: direct contact with your Success Coach and advisers, and interactive faculty to help you achieve your goals. UT also has a many resources that a large institution offers such as; eTutoring, IT Help Desk, and eLibrary.

DEFINING PEACE EDUCATION

Peace education is a learning process designed to develop the capacity of global citizens to critically understand and transform all forms of violence and the patterns of thought that justify and support them in order to contribute to the creation of a more just and peaceful world.  The Foundations of Peace Education explore the philosophical, sociological, and psychological basis of this learning process. 

PROGRAM DETAILS

The certificate develops the concepts, skills, and values necessary to help tomorrow’s educators infuse peace education throughout their curriculum. The program caters to an interdisciplinary and international audience and effectively integrates philosophy, policy, and practice.

PROGRAM RESOURCES

The Online Graduate Certificate in Foundations of Peace Education program is affiliated with following institutions and resources:

faculty testimonials


Watch on YouTube.com

Watch on YouTube.com

Watch on YouTube.com

CONTACT INFORMATION

Dr. Dale Snauwaert (for specific questions about the Philosophy Focus)
Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership
Judith Herb College of Education

Dr. Florian Feucht (for specific questions about the Educational Psychology Focus)
Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership
Judith Herb College of Education

UT Online Admissions (for general questions)

CAREER OUTLOOK

Students who complete the Graduate Certificate in Foundations of Peace Education online typically pursue advanced degrees in peace studies, education, politics, international relations, non-profit management, or social work.

CURRICULUM 

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

To be considered for admittance, candidates must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0. Degrees in progress will be considered. 

Please review the application materials.

STATE AUTHORIZATION
Last Updated: 9/28/16