Conflict is a part of life. Organizations desperately need professionals with the knowledge and skills to engage with and manage conflict productively. This certificate is designed for both current graduate students as well as working professionals who would like to add this set of knowledge and skills to their resume.
- University of Oregon graduate students from any department may apply to the Graduate Certificate in Institutional and Organizational Conflict Management. The certificate courses may satisfy the electives portion of a graduate degree, eliminating the need for additional time to complete both the degree and certificate. Consult with your advisor for specifics pertaining to your program.
- This certificate program is also available for students not pursuing a graduate degree at the University of Oregon. However, an undergraduate degree from a certified college or university is required, along with admission to the Graduate School.
This certificate can be pursued on a full-time or part-time basis. For students living outside of the Eugene-Springfield metro area, hyflex attendance will be an option.
Negotiation, Bargaining, and Persuasion
Managing Conflicts in Organizations
Total Core Required
Elective Courses (choose three)
Conflict & Gender
Environmental Conflict Resolution
Power, Culture, & Conflict Resolution
Philosophy of Conflict Resolution
Psychology of Conflict
Total Elective Required