How to Select a Mediation School
A mediator is a neutral party brought in to assist the disputants involved in a legal argument and help them reach a mutually acceptable resolution.
Consider the following when looking for mediation schools:
- Choosing a mediation school will depend greatly on the desired level of education.
- Prospective students should consider the preferred area of concentration when choosing a mediation school.
- Core courses for mediation degrees should include subjects such as conflict resolution philosophy, the psychology of conflict, communication, culture and conflict, roots of social conflict, human diversity and global conflict analysis.
10 Schools with Mediation Programs
|University of California-Berkeley||4-year, Public|
|Wayne State University||4-year, Public|
|George Mason University||4-year, Public|
|University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill||4-year, Public|
|Nova Southeastern University||4-year, Private|
|Portland State University||4-year, Public|
|University of Akron Main Campus||4-year, Public|
|Kent State University Kent Campus||4-year, Public|
|University of Oregon||4-year, Public|
|Kennesaw State University||4-year, Public|