Certificate Requirements

Students enrolled in the certificate program, both for credit and non-credit, are required to complete all 6 credits to receive their Mediation Certificate. To successfully complete this certificate for credit, students must earn a minimum GPA of 2.0 in each certificate course.

There are three required core courses:

  • MEDI 241, Ethics & State Regulation of Mediation (1 credit)
  • MEDI 472, Civil Law Mediation (2 credits)
  • MEDI 471, Family Law Mediation (3 credits)

Certificate Learning Objectives:

  • Demonstrate understanding of core theory and skills of mediation practices.
  • Identify potential ethical issues and professional expectations for mediators.
  • Demonstrate dispute resolution skills through applied practices.
  • Identify strategies to improve the mediation process for individuals.