Dispute Resolution Program
Complement Your Education with a Certificate in Dispute Resolution From the Top Program in the Nation!
Dispute Resolution Certificate
The Certificate in Dispute Resolution can be earned with the following Pepperdine degrees:
- Juris Doctor (JD)
- Fully Employed MBA
- Full Time MBA
- Masters of Science in Management and Leadership (MSML)
- Master of Arts in Clinic Psychology - Marriage and Family Therapy Program (MFT)
- Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership (EDOL)
Applicants for a joint Pepperdine JD/Certificate can complete the Certificate Application for Current Pepperdine students.
Applicants for joint Pepperdine Certificate in any other Pepperdine graduate program can complete the Certificate application for current Pepperdine graduate students
Learn the Skills to Manage Conflict
The Certificate in Dispute Resolution is also available as a stand alone program. The Certificate can be completed on a part-time or full-time basis with courses available in one week, two-weekend and the traditional fifteen week format. The 14 unit program can be complete in one semester or up to three years. To apply, Certificate applicants need to complete the Straus Institute Application for admission.
Complement your Non-Pepperdine JD with a Certificate in Dispute Resolution
Students in law programs across the nation choose to take summer or winter intensive courses in dispute resolution at Pepperdine. These students can now work towards a Certificate in Dispute Resolution from the Straus Institute while pursuing a JD at another institution. In many instances these courses are transferable to their home program. To apply, visiting JD students will need to complete the Straus Institute Application for admission.