Global Affairs: MGA

Graduate Program in Global Affairs

Dec. 15
Master of Global Affairs
2 years minimum

The Keough School of Global Affairs offers a two-year professional Master of Global Affairs (M.G.A.) degree to prepare students to become highly skilled, effective, and ethical leaders in governments; nongovernmental organizations; and the private sector. Students choose a program of study in which they acquire deep knowledge and strengthen analytical and practical skills in Global Affairs, International Peace Studies, or Sustainable Development. All students engage in a practicum, in which they develop sustained partnerships with leading global organizations, practitioners, and policymakers, and spend several months working in the field to develop integrated solutions for global challenges.

Application Materials:
  • GRE General Test optional
  • TOEFL or IELTS for non-native speakers of English
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Official transcripts from each post-secondary institution (due upon enrollment)
  • Statement of intent
  • Three letters of recommendation

Becca Méndez
Associate Director
Phone: 574-631-9073