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Conflict Resolution

California University of Pennsylvania

12 months
774 USD/credit 23220 USD/year
774 USD/credit 23220 USD/year
516 USD/credit 15480 USD/year
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The 100% online master's degree in Conflict Resolution at California University of Pennsylvania focuses on theory and applied training. Students develop practical models for negotiating and resolving disputes among parties with differing objectives.


Students in the Conflict Resolution program at California University of Pennsylvania will learn how to: 

  • Use conflict analysis models, tools and processes.
  • Understand various system dynamics and differing worldviews.
  • Work toward reaching constructive outcomes through collaborative processes.
  • Apply modern theory to inform your personal understanding and professional approach to resolving conflicts 

Develop interdisciplinary expertise in areas of conflict management.

  • Choose our fully online graduate degree program for access to recognized faculty experts in Pennsylvania and across the country.
  • Earn your master's degree in five terms to begin a new career or prepare for advancement in your current employment.

Degree Benefits

The master's degree in conflict resolution encourages students to apply classroom learning to practical problem solving. For instance, students in a recent Mediation Theory class explored gang violence in the urban areas of Chicago and how community-mediated interventions could help to expose root causes and develop programs to reduce problems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Conflict Resolution Theory and Practice 
  • Special Topics in Conflict Resolution 
  • Restorative Justice and Victim Offender Mediation 
  • De-escalation and Community Conflict Management 
  • Legal Aspects of Conflict Resolution 
  • Dialogue, Persuasion, and Negotiation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with a GPA of 3.00 or higher (Students with a GPA below 3.00 may apply for conditional admission)
  • Official transcripts from an accredited undergraduate institution

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 774 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    23220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 774 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 516 USD per credit during 12 months.


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