Justice Studies focuses on understanding people and their behaviors.  On a global stage, students will have the opportunity to gain new perspectives, participate in hands-on research, and learn to comprehend various customs and cultures.  Studying Abroad can also be a great time to gain cross-cultural skills by satisfying general education requirements or the elective credits allotted to Justice Studies majors.

See the list of recommended study abroad programs below.  Please be aware that for any external or exchange study abroad programs listed, students will need to check with their academic department to see if courses taken while abroad will transfer and fulfill needed requirements.

JMU Programs

The following program is specifically geared towards the Justice Studies major, however students have participated in any number of programs.

Identity and Conflict in Austria, Croatia, and Bosnia - Summer

Global Perspectives on Civil Rights, Social Justice & Peace Studies in Ireland - Summer

JMU Exchange Programs

Universidad de Salamanca (Spain) - Fall, Spring, or Full Academic Year

Malmö University (Sweden) - Fall, Spring, or Full Academic Year

External Programs

University of Salzburg - AIFS Study Abroad - Germany

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University - International Studies Abroad - South Africa

Human Rights, Crime, and Journalism in Dublin - CAPA - Ireland

Global Seminar: Wrongful Conviction - CAPA - England

Other Related JMU Programs


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