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Conflict Management and Resolution for Educators Certificate

Conflict Management and Resolution for Educators Certificate

Disputes are bound to happen in professional settings and in our personal lives. Negotiation, conflict resolution and collaboration skills are highly valued – and greatly needed – in today’s schools. In fact, conflict resolution-related positions are expected to grow faster than the average occupation, according to the Department of Labor.

Learn what it takes to pursue those opportunities with conflict resolution training certification from ACU Online!

In ACU’s online graduate certificate in conflict resolution for educators, you will develop the knowledge and skills necessary to help you manage conflict effectively and professionally in the classroom and boardroom while fostering relationships and successfully moving parties to agreement. Work toward the graduate certificate will, in most cases, be applicable to the Master of Arts in Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation should you decide to pursue a graduate degree.

Ready to be a part of this life-changing profession? Pursue a conflict resolution training program online to take your career to the next level.

Contact ACU today to learn more about our conflict resolution program designed specifically for educators like you.

Program Overview

Credit hours 15
Degree Graduate Certificate
Program length 12 months
Tracks N/A


  • Conflict Theory
  • Negotiation
  • Mediation
  • Managing Conflict in the Schools
  • Identity, Culture, and Conflict 
  • Residency
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What outcomes can you expect from your online training for conflict resolution?

  • Increased confidence in working with students, parents, faculty, administration, board and community
  • Added value in leadership in school settings

Admission Requirements

  • Submit current resume
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A purpose statement (2 pages, double-spaced)
  • Official undergraduate transcript(s)

See full ACU online graduate catalog, including admission requirements here.
For a comprehensive list of admission requirements for our online conflict resolution certification program for educators, please contact a Graduate Advisor.

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Ready to Be a Part?

We’re eager to see not only what you can accomplish with an ACU education, but how your unique perspective can enrich your fellow classmates and ACU as a whole.