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Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016


International Development and Conflict Management (MIDCM)

2117 Chincoteague Hall
301-314-7703
www.cidcm.umd.edu/minor/

MIDCM is a 16-credit, undergraduate program of instruction for students with academic and professional interests in the fields of international development and conflict management – and their intersections.

Applications to MIDCM are accepted in the Spring and accepted students begin the program the following Fall. Students applying for the program must be entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year of undergraduate study. Applicants must be full-time students in good standing, with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better. Up to 70 students are accepted into the program each year.

Requirements for the minor include the following coursework:

 

Required Courses

Credits

GVPT354

International Development and Conflict Management

3

GVPT355

Capstone in International Conflict Management

3

GVPT356

Capstone in International Development

3

ELECTIVE

Global Studies Signature Elective course from approved list

3

METHODS

One research methodology course from approved list

3

BSOS388E

Behavioral and Social Sciences Special Topics: CIDCM Minor Practicum

1

 

Total Credits

16

Note: Six credits (or two courses) can be double counted for your major and the minor. Classes must generally be completed after acceptance into the minor program, with the exception of the signature elective and methods requirements.

All courses used to satisfy the requirements of the minor must be completed with a grade of "C-" or better. Students must have a minimum 2.0 cumulative grade point average across all courses used to satisfy the minor requirements.

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