Mediation Skills Training Certificate
The mediation skills training certificate program is approved by the Circuit Court of Cook County and Lake County. The coursework from the mediation skills training certificate can be later applied toward the master's degree.
One in-class five-day intensive class is held either on Dominican's River Forest Campus or at the UC Grayslake campus. All remaining coursework can be completed online or out in the field.
2.75 GPA, No standardized exam, must have at least three years of work experience, otherwise an age waiver form needs to be submitted.
Additionally, to earn a Graduate Certificate in Conflict Resolution, a student must complete MCR 601 paired with three other additional classes.
Although the semester runs for 16 weeks, the online courses are set up in an accelerated, eight-week format. Therefore, a part-time student enrolled in two courses per semester is really only taking one eight-week course at a time.