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Dispute Resolution

University of Missouri - Columbia

12 months
24849 USD/year
24849 USD/year
12213 USD/year
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Students in Dispute Resolution from University of Missouri - Columbia have a unique opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of theoretical, policy, design and ethical issues in dispute resolution. 


Students in Dispute Resolution from University of Missouri - Columbia study with leading dispute resolution scholars who generate important academic work influencing dispute resolution theory and practice around the world. Small class sizes create a close community with faculty and students.

The LLM meets the needs of those with backgrounds as advocates, neutrals, law-trained court administrators and government agency personnel, among others.

Graduates with Dispute Resolution from University of Missouri - Columbia will:

  • blend theoretical analysis, practitioner skills, and systems design work. 
  • enrich the level of discussion, inside and outside the classroom.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Conflict and Conflict Management
  • Cross-Cultural Dispute Resolution
  • Emotional Intelligence in Law
  • Mediation Clinic
  • Group Dynamics and Conflict Resolution
  • Organizational Analysis and Change
  • Organizational Change in a Community and Global Context
  • Organizational Dynamics and Leadership
  • Theory and Practice of Theatre of the Oppressed

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis as space is available.


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0 
  • Have earned a U.S. bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited institution.
  • Significant legal experience preferred
  • Completed Graduate School online application
  • Unofficial Transcripts- As part of the application submission process, all applicants are required to upload unofficial copies of all post-secondary transcripts to the online application. Official transcripts are only required if accepted by the academic program.
  • Official Results of English Proficiency Exams (International applicants only)
  • Professional resume (upload through online application)
  • Statement of purpose: 300-500 words stating reasons for pursuing this degree (upload through online application)
  • 2 letters of recommendation (use the form provided through our site)
  • Financial support application form (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24849 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 24849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24849 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 24849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12213 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 12213 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Columbia

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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