Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Career Outlook

NCR Certificate Job Opportunities

Creighton's NCR graduate certificate program gives you the tools to engage effectively with real-world conflict in nearly any environment. You will also learn how to develop successful interventions and conflict management systems that can be applied directly to your chosen field. Whether your dream is to work for the United Nations as a peacemaker or learn negotiation tactics and dispute resolution skills that can advance your current career, enrolling in Creighton’s NCR graduate certificate program is the first step towards a successful and rewarding future.   

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, arbitrators, mediators, conciliators, and similar professionals in conflict resolution and negotiation earned an average of $61,280 per year in 2012. The BLS also reports that careers in conflict resolution and negotiation are expected to grow 10 percent through 2022. The skills, tactics, and techniques you will learn in completing the NCR graduate certificate program will also serve you well in your current career if your position (or your desired position) requires coaching, collaboration, conflict analysis, and problem solving. The skills you will learn in completing this online negotiation and dispute resolution certificate program can be of use in a wide variety of positions and fields, including:

  • Human resources
  • Labor relations
  • Law firms, legal consulting companies, and arbitrators
  • Education
  • Business
  • Government
  • Military
  • Health care
  • Relief and peacemaking organizations
  • Insurance
  • Criminal justice

In addition to fine-tuning your negotiation and conflict resolution skills, the NCR graduate certificate program will help accelerate your career thanks to the prestige surrounding Creighton’s dispute resolution program. The online negotiation and conflict resolution certificate is offered through The Werner Institute at the Creighton University School of Law, which was recently ranked 14th in the 2016 U.S. News and World Report rankings for best Dispute Resolution Programs. Earning your Graduate Certificate in Negotiation and Conflict Resolution from one of the top programs of its kind in the country will give you a leg up over your peers, so enroll today to take your career to new heights.

Learn how the Graduate Certificate in Negotiation and Conflict Resolution program from Creighton University is training the next generation of conflict resolution professionals, practitioners, and scholars—and how you can be among them. Call an Admissions Representative today toll-free at 866.717.6365 or request more information online to discover the success that awaits you with a certificate in negotiation and conflict resolution from one of the leaders in the field.