System messages


Don't miss out! Log in or sign up to:

  • Bookmark listings to review later
  • Save your favorite searches
  • Receive daily emails of listings that interest you
  • Share listings with your network
  • Connect with your favorite organizations
  • Post opportunities for your organization
Log in Sign up

Thinking about grad school?

Idealist Grad Fairs are coming to a city near you!

Actions on this page

Organization logo

American University School of International Service

Nonprofit or community organization

Last modified: June 7, 2012, 1:31 PM

Description

The School of International Service, at American University, was founded in 1957. President Dwight D. Eisenhower, presiding over the groundbreaking, charged the school with a distinct mission: "to wage peace." Since then, SIS has continued its commitment to the field of international relations and advancing human dignity around the world.

That tradition continues today, as SIS offers eight professionally-oriented master's degree programs including: Comparative and Regional Studies (Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Russia and Central Eurasia),Global Environmental Policy, International Communication, International Development, International Economic Relations, International Politics, International Peace and Conflict Resolution, and United States Foreign Policy. For mid-career professionals, there is a 30 credit executive degree program, the Master of International Service. Within each program, students have significant flexibility in their curriculum. As an important component of the educational experience, students are highly encouraged to seek internships. For those interested in careers as college and university faculty members, the School maintains a prestigious full-time doctoral program in International Relations.

American University's activity stream

See all (37)

American University's organizations

See all (1)

American University's people

See all (34)

Fairs American University School of International Service is attending

Contact information

Email:
Log in to view email addresses.
Website:
http://www.american.edu/sis
Phone:
202-885-1646
Fax:
202-885-1109
Address:
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 20016-8071, US

Administrators

Sign up or log in to administer this page.