At least eight credits of the minor courses must be unique to the Peace Engineering Minor and not applied toward any other major, minor, certificate, or concentration. Students must achieve a grade of C or better in each course that is applied toward the minor. For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors

Banner Code: PCEN

Minor Requirements

Total credits: 15

Core Courses

Select two of the following:6
Environmental Engineering around the World (Mason Core)
Introduction to Design Thinking
Select one of the following:3
Conflict and Our World (Mason Core)
Systems Thinking
Total Credits9


Conflict Analysis and Resolution
Select one from the following:3
Community Engagement and Collaborative Problem Solving
Community, Group, and Organizational Conflict Analysis and Resolution
Global Conflict Analysis and Resolution (Mason Core)
Building Peace in Divided Societies
Select one from the following:3
Introduction to Agent-based Modeling and Simulation
Tackling Wicked Problems in Society the Environment
Introduction to Computing for Digital Systems Engineering (Mason Core)
Engineering Systems in a Complex World (Mason Core)
Systems Thinking
Total Credits6