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International Institute for Restorative Practices

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States
In the United States, there are approximately 4000 institutions of higher education already in existence. To create even one more Graduate School requires a very good reason. At the IIRP, we are motivated by our mission, vision and educational philosophy.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (1)



The face of higher education is changing rapidly and dramatically around the world. The IIRP has designed its offerings and services to meet the needs of 21st century adult learners and professionals. All that the IIRP offers is driven by our mission, rooted in everyday professional practice and accessible from anywhere in the world through a wide range of flexible learning options.


The International Institute for Restorative Practices is dedicated to the advanced education of professionals at the graduate level and to the conduct of research that can develop the growing field of restorative practices, with the goal of positively influencing human behavior and strengthening civil society throughout the world.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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Student Life

Campus life

The IIRP main campus is located at the corner of Main and Walnut Streets in historic downtown Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in the heart of the Lehigh Valley, home to a variety of attractions and historic and cultural sites. Bethlehem is within driving distance of New York City, Philadelphia, Amish country and scenic Bucks County.


The IIRP is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. 

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States