Graduate School News

New master's in global studies kicks off in fall 2014

April 24, 2013

The new master's program in global studies will combine academic studies with practical global experience. (photo courtesy of Wyatt Bruton)

The new master's program in global studies will combine academic studies with practical global experience. (photo courtesy of Wyatt Bruton)

The College of Arts and Sciences will offer a new graduate program in global studies, with the first class of students admitted in fall 2014.

The new master of arts in global studies will combine academic studies with practical global experience, making it attractive to students interested in acquiring knowledge and skills that are relevant to today's global economy.

The two-year program, which will admit about 10 students each year, will cut across geographic regions and countries. Students will choose from three thematic concentrations:

As student demand and teaching capacity allows, additional concentrations in such areas as global arts and culture or international social entrepreneurship might be added.

For more information see the announcement from the College of Arts and Sciences.