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Conflict Resolution

University of Massachusetts Boston

M.A.
12 months
Duration
35980 USD/year
35980 USD/year
18432 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Train to be an expert mediator, negotiator and facilitator. Gain conflict resolution, collaborative decision making, and problem-solving skills. We offer a master degree in Conflict Resolution at the University of Massachusetts Boston. 

Overview

Focus on areas such as court mediation, restorative justice, cross cultural conflict, peacebuilding,  organizational and international conflict, and more.

Students in University of Massachusetts Boston's Conflict Resolution Master of Arts (MA) program examine the causes and characteristics of local and global conflict, and develop skills related to peaceful problem solving and collaborative decision making. 

Graduates work in fields as varied as policy, health care, education, peacebuilding, human resources, law, and ministry.  We are involved in court mediation, peace education, restorative justice, inter-religious dialogue, bridging the Israeli Palestinian conflict and much more. 

Careers & Skills

  • The conflict resolution graduate programs provide the theoretical foundations and practical skills to advance your current career trajectory or help you transition to a new one.
  • Our alumni work in fields as diverse as business, government, education, health care, and international humanitarian work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Negotiation
  • Introductory Theory
  • Mediation Internship
  • Cross-Cultural Conflict
  • Conflict Resolution Systems for Organizations
  • Overview of Conflict Intervention Processes
  • Conflict in Workgroups 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Online Application and Fee
  • Official Transcripts
  • Test Scores
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17990 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    35980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17990 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    18432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9216 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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