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Online Master of Arts in International Relations

Prepare to Shape Responses to Global Change in a Turbulent World

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Why Earn Your MA in International Relations Online with NEC?

Advanced Analytical Capabilities:

Prepare to lead by developing your ability to understand the forces that underpin events and challenges in foreign affairs. Gain experience producing analyses and policy documents that draw on history, explain current events, and make informed predictions.

Faculty with Direct Experience:

In addition to extensive research in the field, our instructors have played roles analyzing and shaping international relations policy in federal government. You can gain valuable insights into how foreign affairs decisions are made.

Convenient, Flexible Online Learning:

Balance your work and family responsibilities with graduate school. If you already work in international relations, you can also apply what you learn in class on the job right away.

A Foundation for Doctoral Study:

Build research, writing, and presentation skills for future study in a Ph.D. program. You’ll also have the opportunity to focus on a specific area of professional interest thanks to the number of electives built into the curriculum.

Enhanced Career Opportunities:

Equip yourself for leadership roles in government, NGOs, international non-profits, global business, and more.

Online MA in International Relations Overview

Our online international relations master’s degree covers history, politics, contemporary theories of international relations, and more. It is designed for working professionals who hold a bachelor’s degree.

What You Will Learn

Master of Arts in International Relations

Graduates of this program will:

Courses and Curriculum

To graduate, you will complete 36 total credits, including 12 credits of core courses and 20 credits of electives. The program culminates in a capstone project in which you analyze and present solutions to a specific problem in the field.
MA Core International Relations Courses:
PO 5250 - International Relations Theory
PO 5410 - International Political Economy
PO 5450 - Advanced Seminar in US Foreign Policy: America in a Multi-Polar World
PO 6950 - Capstone Project
International Relations Elective Options (Choose Five):
PO 5220 - Regional Studies: Africa
PO 5221 - Regional Studies: Europe
PO 5850 - International Security
PO 5910 - Terrorism
PO 6450 - International Organizations
PO 6555 - Democracy Under Threat
PO 6560 - Arms Proliferation and Collective Security
PO 5990 - Topics Course

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