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Master in International Service

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Brandy Pech
Program Coordinator

202-885-6435
mis@american.edu

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Program Overview

Washington, DC

The Master of International Service offers exciting and extraordinary opportunities to advanced graduate students and professionals in the fields of international affairs and international service. The program connects a rigorous academic education in theory, methods, global economics, and leadership to practical experiences directly relevant to students' professional lives.

The Master in International Service program is proud of its community among students and the diversity of personal and professional backgrounds that make the cohort a wonderful resource in itself. The unique experiences and diverse knowledge that students bring to the classroom make discussions even more meaningful and cosmopolitan.

Executive Track

The Executive Track is exclusively designed for professionals with at least seven years of professional experience. Students are able to broaden their knowledge, enhance their intellectual development, expand their professional effectiveness, and strengthen their international leadership skills and knowledge. After completion of the program, graduates will have both the skills and the certification to meet the demands of executive level service in the dynamic private, public, and not-for-profit sectors. 

International Studies Track

The International Studies Track is specifically designed for students who are currently enrolled or have recently completed a master's level program in international affairs or a related field at a partner institution. Students benefit from cross-continental academic experiences that augment their educational and personal development. Graduates from the program are conferred a dual degree from the partner institution and the School of International Service. 

NEW Online Degree

international relations online masters

The online MIS program helps students broaden their knowledge, enhance their intellectual development, expand their professional effectiveness, and strengthen their international leadership skills and knowledge.

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