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Master of Arts in International Studies

Master of Arts in International Studies

  • QS World University Rankings
    651-700
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 30 months
The interdisciplinary MA degree in international studies is offered for students who contemplate careers in international affairs, international development, diplomacy, international organizations, or domestic organizations with an international focus. A minimum of 73 credits must be completed for the degree. The degree program can be tailored to meet the unique professional needs of each student. In close consultation with a faculty advisor, the student develops a program that combines expertise in a specific professional area with interdisciplinary training in international studies. Concentrations: In consultation with their faculty advisor, students identify a professional concentration. Suggested areas include the following: comparative development, cross-cultural training, cultural arts, environment, food and food systems, gender and development, health, international community development, international education, international tourism, journalism, migration, nonprofit management, public policy and planning. Concentrations in other professional areas can be arranged. Graduates of the Department of International Studies serve as international technical advisors, career diplomats, community development professionals, international business and trade experts, analysts in developing countries, international educators, administrators of international programs, and cross-cultural communication consultants.