HPIR Graduate Programs

International Relations (MA)

The Master of Arts (MA) in International Relations enables students to analyze the complexities and processes involved in world politics and international affairs. Coursework provides exposure to the key subfields of the discipline and relevant issues such as globalization, human rights, humanitarian action, and economic development. The program can help prepare students to compete for work with a governmental agency, an intergovernmental organization, a nongovernmental organization, or a multinational corporation. This program is also recommended to students planning to pursue a PhD, or an academic career at another institution.

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Webster also offers a Global MA program in International Relations. Learn more about our Global MAIR program.

International Nongovernmental Organizations (MA)

The Master of Arts (MA) in International Nongovernmental Organizations educates students to engage in world affairs and issues by working with and through international nongovernmental organizations (INGOs). Courses in this program integrate information and theories from the international relations discipline and skill-based education from the disciplines of management, business, human resources, and marketing. The objective of this program is to develop students into broadly educated INGO specialists who will have the appropriate skills for working in international governmental and non-governmental organizations and non-profits.

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Webster also offers a Global MA program in International Nongovernmental Organizations. Learn more about our Global MAINGO program.