Academic Program Proposal

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Proposal
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Proposal
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Academic
Program
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MHEC Final
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Date
University of Maryland, Baltimore
Proposal
Master of Science (M.S.)Vulnerability and Violence Reduction10/16/2020
Vulnerability and Violence Reduction Program Description
University of Maryland, Baltimore is proposing a new program, Master of Science (M.S.) in Vulnerability and Violence Reduction program.&nbsp; The program, the first of its kind in the United States, will prepare students from diverse personal and professional backgrounds to organize, lead, and support effective violence and vulnerability reduction <br>initiatives in their own communities. The degree provides students with the education and concrete training needed to engage with and respond to civic, social, environmental, and economic challenges related to violence and conflict at the local, national, and global levels.