Human Rights

Human Rights

Bachelor of Arts

Develop core skills in the practice of human rights and graduate with a portfolio of applied work and a network of industry contacts

Ignite your career in an important and growing field. This program is designed to provide participants with core knowledge, critical perspective and practical skills to advance human rights around the globe.

Through a rigorous, place-based curriculum, you will have extensive opportunities for community engagement, applying course concepts to human rights issues in your own local community. In our one-of-a-kind course in Skills for Human Rights, you will develop specific skills including grant writing, testimonial gathering and documentary production that will help you stand out in a competitive job market.

This program also provides opportunities to engage with distinguished human rights stakeholders through videoconferences, internships, class projects, mentorships and a capstone project. This focus on project-based learning means that you may also be involved in the process of producing white papers, webinars, shadow reports and other forms of scholarly work.

Career Level: Undergraduate
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Start Options:
  • January
  • March
  • May
  • July
  • August
  • October
  • Main Campus
  • Online