University of North Carolina at Greensboro

The Graduate School

Conflict and Peace Studies

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Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Arts in Conflict and Peace Studies, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Conflict and Peace Studies

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Arts in Conflict Resolution began in the Fall of 2004. This is a 39 credit hour program dedicated to providing high-quality, professional training in multiple conflict intervention skills such as mediation, negotiation, and conflict transformation, violence intervention, and collaborative problem solving. The program focuses on pragmatic approaches to solving problems in a variety of social settings. Students are exposed to a wide array of techniques and strategies to achieve nonviolent solutions to conflicts that arise in diverse and conflictual personal, professional, organizational, and community environments.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999