Boston, MA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
46%
54%
student ratio
37
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
70%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Conflict Resolution And Mediation/Peace Studies Certificate
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 10
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 3
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

70% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 30
    • Accepted 21
    • Acceptance Rate 70
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesMAT or GRE, minimum GPA of 2.75
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesminimum GPA of 2.75
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Female Percentage46%
    • Male Percentage54%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Part-time Percentage59%
    • Full-time Percentage41%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American16%
    • White / Caucasian59%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student11%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty11
    • Full-time Percentage64%
    • Part-time Percentage36%
    • Female Percentage36%
    • Male Percentage64%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMediation and negotiation, justice and conflict, cross-cultural mediation, environmental fairness, dispute resolution theory and ethics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Conflict Resolution

McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies
University of Massachusetts Boston

100 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125-3393
United States

Dr. Darren Kew

Executive Director of Peace, Democracy, and Development

Phone: 617-287-7489

Graduate Admissions Coordinator

Phone: 617-287-6400
Fax: 617-287-6236
Email: bos.gadm@dpc.umassp.edu


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