University of North Carolina at Greensboro

The Graduate School

Conflict and Peace Studies


Greensboro, NC 27412

United States





Program Information

Degrees 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.


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

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