Trailblaze your own path and expand the field of restorative practices by adding the thesis option to your master’s degree.

Students — as well as our alumni — who wish to conduct original research may choose to pursue the Thesis Option. A faculty chair will provide guidance as you design relevant research that can be completed within a one-year time frame. By completing the Thesis Option, you can gain research experience and develop advanced competencies in scholarly writing. If you are considering a research-intensive career or are interested in pursuing doctoral-level study, the Thesis Option may be a desirable choice for you.

Program Overview 

  • Most program courses are 100% online with a few blended options with courses starting in Fall, Spring, and Summer months. Click here for a full list of course offerings.
  • Supported by faculty and fellow students, course assignments help you put your learning into practice.
  • Most students complete the program in three years.
  • To pursue this option, a student must already be admitted to the Master of Science program and then request faculty approval. Additional fees apply. Click here for our Transparent Tuition.

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