Career and Academic Opportunities

The pairing of Philosophy and Conflict Management allows Philosophy majors to apply the critical thinking skills and knowledge they gain in the undergraduate humanities major to a variety of real world contexts. Philosophy majors bring valuable theoretical knowledge as well as thinking and writing skills to the graduate program. The graduate program provides students with the foundations and skills in conflict management to find meaningful careers in a number of fields both in the private and public sectors.

Salary and Career Information

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Admission Requirements

Double Owl Admission Requirements 
  • 3.25 KSU GPA
  • 60 hours toward the bachelor's degree
  • 30 hours at KSU
Double Counted Courses Include
  • MSCM 7210 to count for Upper-Division Elective
  • MSCM 7220 to count for Upper-Division Elective
  • MSCM 7230 (1 credit hour) and MSCM 7205 (2 credit hours) to count for Upper-Division Elective
Graduate Admission Requirements

Suggested Timeline

Students should apply to this Double Owl Pathway in the second semester of their sophomore year.

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Contact Information

Undergraduate Information

Undergraduate Degree
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy

Department / College
History and Philosophy / Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Social Science Building, Room 4093

Advising Contact
Dr. Karolin Mirzakhan, Program Coordinator

Graduate Information

Graduate Degree
Master of Science in Conflict Management

Department / College
School of Conflict Management, Peacebuilding & Development / Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences
House 3201, Room 113

Advising Contact
Amanda Reinke, Program Coordinator