1431 USD/credit 21465 USD/full
1431 USD/credit 21465 USD/full
543 USD/credit 8145 USD/full
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The Contemporary Dispute Resolution course is offered at George Mason University.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Frameworks for Ethical Dispute Resolution Practice   
  • Practicum in Contemporary Dispute Resolution   
  • Choose three courses from the following:   
  • Mediation in Diverse Settings   
  • Facilitation Skills   
  • Negotiating in Complex Systems

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines


15 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to all graduate programs at George Mason University must meet the admission standards and application requirements for graduate study as specified in Graduate Admissions.  Applicants to this certificate must submit an undergraduate transcript showing completion of an undergraduate degree or equivalent, a cover letter specifying interest in the program, two letters of recommendation, and a curriculum vitae or résumé indicating relevant work experience.
  • In addition, prior work experience in areas related to the chosen graduate certificate is desirable. GRE or other standardized test scores are not required but may be submitted. The TOEFL is required of international students. For more information, see Admission of International Students.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21465 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1431 USD per credit
  • National

    21465 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1431 USD per credit
  • In-State

    8145 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 543 USD per credit

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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