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Kigali, Rwanda: Post-Genocide Restoration and Peacebuilding (SIT) - Click here for more info

Affiliated Program Type: Group


  • Fall
  • Spring

Academic Focus:

  • Africana Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Globalization Studies
  • History
  • International Affairs
  • IGS - Global Studies
  • IGS - International Affairs
  • Internships
  • Philosophy
  • Peace and Justice Studies
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy
  • Research
  • Sociology
  • Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Language of Instruction: English

Language Study: N/A

Eligibility Requirements: 2.5 GPA; Although there are no prerequisites, students should have an understanding of issues related to conflict/genocide theories and exhibit the sensitivity and psychological as well as the emotional maturity required

Full-time Course Load: 16 credits

Program Dates: Early September through mid-December or early February through mid-May.

Mandatory Coursework: Kinyarwanda(3 credits), Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Peacebuilding (3 credits), Anatomy of Genocide and Intra-State Conflict (3 credits), Research Methods and Ethics (3 credits), & Ind Study Project (4 credits) OR Internship & Seminar (4 cr).

Gettysburg Pre-requisites: None

Living Arrangements: Home Stays

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