Online Master of Dispute Resolution

From Pepperdine Caruso Law’s Top-Ranked Straus Institute1

The online Master of Dispute Resolution program from Pepperdine Caruso Law's Straus Institute prepares mid-career professionals with the skills they need to solve conflicts, negotiate complex transactions, and become more effective leaders.

The program can be completed in as few as 16 months. No GRE or LSAT scores are required for admission.


Quick Facts About the Program

Our program provides a superior legal education that empowers you to bring your best to work and to the world—delivered in a flexible, online format.

Live, online classes are small in size, allowing you to ask questions and participate in rich discussion about mediation with peers and faculty in real time.

Interactive course work reflects the latest thinking in dispute resolution and can be accessed from any laptop or mobile device.

Distinguished, hands-on faculty prioritize individual mentoring to make sure all students feel supported and have the resources they need to succeed.

On-campus learning experiences allow students to network with classmates, faculty, and experts in the field while putting mediation skills into practice.

Students have access to 24/7 technical support and get lifelong access to the same career resources as students on campus.

All applicants are considered for a scholarship—no additional application is required.

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