Graduate Certificate in Foundations of Peace Education
University of Toledo

Program Details

University of Toledo offers the online Graduate Certificate in Foundations of Peace Education. This certificate is designed for education professionals working in a variety of environments such as public schools, community colleges, universities, and non-government organizations. Peace education is a learning process designed to develop the capacity of global citizens to critically understand and transform all forms of violence and the patterns of thought that justify and support them in order to contribute to the creation of a more just and peaceful world.  The Foundations of Peace Education explore the philosophical, sociological, and psychological basis of this learning process. 

Advanced degree opportunities with this degree:

  • International Relations
  • Non-profit Management
  • Peace Studies
  • Social Work
  • Education
  • Politics


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year institution
  • Official transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission