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Last modified: February 8, 2013, 5:00 PM
The Master of Arts in Global Affairs is multidisciplinary program offering students the opportunity to engage in advanced study of a broad range of international global issues.
Students complete a core curriculum that provides the knowledge and skills to think and act globally and then select a specialization. The possible specializations reflect the strengths of George Mason University in the global arena including global economics and development, conflict and security, international education, international health. They include courses offered by academic departments across the university.
All students in the program take part in a residency abroad, typically two weeks in duration, and complete a capstone seminar or thesis. Graduates are prepared for careers in a wide variety of international contexts.