Applied Conflict Management - B.A. Program Requirements
Type Legend: DD Diversity–Domestic; DG Diversity–Global; KAD Kent Core Additional; KBS Kent Core Basic Sciences; KCM Kent Core Composition; KFA Kent Core Fine Arts: KHU Kent Core Humanities;KMC Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning; KSS Kent Core Social Sciences; WIC Writing Intensive
|I.||DESTINATION KENT STATE: FIRST YEAR EXPERIENCE (1 credit)|
|US||10097||Destination Kent State: First Year Experience||1|
|II.||MAJOR PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (48 credits)* Courses count in major GPA|
|KSS||CACM||11001||Introduction to Conflict Management||3|
|21002||Gender, Power and Conflict||3|
|22020||International Conflict Resolution||3|
|31003||Nonviolence: Theory and Practice||3|
|35092||Internship in Conflict Management||3|
|38080||Mediation: Theory and Training||3|
|WIC||41010||Reconciliation vs. Revenge**||3|
|WIC||42020||Qualitative Research in Conflict Management**||3|
|Major Elective (minimum of 9 hours must be upper division)***||18|
|Choose from the following:||3|
|CACM||21010||Cross-Cultural Conflict Management (3)|
|32020||Strategic Planning (3)|
|33030||Conflict in the Workplace (3)|
|35050||Environmental Conflict Resolution (3)|
|III.||ADDITIONAL PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (72 credits)|
|Kent Core Additional (must be from two categories)||6|
|Kent Core Basic Sciences (must include one laboratory)||6-7|
|Kent Core Composition||6-8|
|Kent Core Humanities and Fine Arts (minimum one course from each)
|Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning
|Kent Core Social Sciences (must be from two disciplines)||3|
|College General Requirements (must be from Kent Core Basic Sciences)*****
|College General Requirements (must be from Kent Core Social Sciences)******
|General Electives (minimum 12 upper-division credit hours)
Number of credits required depends on meeting minimum 121 credit hours and minimum 42 upper-division credit hours
* All courses taken from the list of major program requirements are used in the calculation of the major GPA.
** A minimum C grade must be earning in either CACM 41010 or CACM 42020 in order to fulfill the writing-intensive requirement.
*** Select from the following programs, chosen in consultation with a CACM advisor: Anthropology, Applied Conflict Management, Communication Studies, Geography, History, Human Development and Family Studies, Justice Studies, Management and Information Systems, Pan-African Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Relations, Sociology or Approved others. Credits from CACM 35092 Internship in Conflict Management may be used to fulfill major electives (prerequisite: two upper-division CACM courses and junior standing).
****Fulfills College General Requirement
*****One additional course taken from the Kent Core Basic Science courses in the following Arts and Sciences disciplines: Anthropology (ANTH), Biological Sciences (BSCI), Chemistry (CHEM), Geography (GEOG), Geology (GEOL) or Physics (PHY). Students may take the courses listed in the "introductory" sequences with the restrictions noted above in the Kent Core Basic Science section. The course may not be from the student's major.
******One additional course taken from the Kent Core Social Sciences courses in the following Arts and Sciences disciplines: Anthropology (ANTH), Applied Conflict Management (CACM), Geography (GEOG), Criminology and Justice Studies (JUS), Political Science (POL), Psychology (PSYC) or Sociology (SOC). The course may not be from the student's major.
Minimum 24 credit hours in the major must be upper-division (30000 and 40000) level.