M.Sc. On Campus

Conflict Analysis and Resolution

George Mason University

12 months
25430 USD/year
25430 USD/year
9446 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This Conflict Analysis and Resolution program from George Mason University prepares students for practice and further academic work by integrating conflict analysis and resolution theory, research, and practical techniques.


Participants study the theory, methods, and ethical perspectives of the field, and apply this knowledge in laboratory simulations and workshops, internships, and field practice.

Educational Opportunity

Graduates of this Conflict Analysis and Resolution program from George Mason University work in a variety of settings where conflict resolution is useful and interest groups are in conflict with current and emergent public policy. 

Examples are businesses, unions, government agencies, religious groups, court systems, educational institutions, community centers, international relief and development organizations, and consulting firms.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Conflict and Our World
  • Theories of Conflict Analysis and Resolution
  • Conflict Resolution Techniques and Practice
  • Research and Inquiry in Conflict Resolution
  • Culture, Identity, and Conflict.
  • Special Topics in Practice
  • Advising Seminar for Conflict Major
  •  Interpersonal Conflict Analysis and Resolution

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For Fall admission:

Standard Deadline: March 15, 2021

Space Available (International): July 15, 2021

Space Available (Domestic): August 1, 2021


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application for graduate study and application fee
  • An earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education, or international equivalent, verified from copies of unofficial transcripts uploaded to the online application Self-Service Center.
  • Copies of unofficial university transcripts and any earned degree 
  • All transcripts from colleges or universities outside the United States must be translated into English
  • Verification of English language proficiency.
  • Official GRE, GMAT, LSAT, or MAT or other official test scores
  • Other supplemental materials specified by your academic program such as essays, departmental forms, portfolios, or interviews

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25430 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25430 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9446 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9446 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

1330 - 2300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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