Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies

University of Washington
Seattle, WA


Details at a Glance

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Degrees Offered

MA International Studies
MA Various Area Studies - China, Japan, Korea, Middle East, Russia/Eastern Europe/Central Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia
Mid-Career MA Applied International Studies (MAAIS)
Ph.D. International Studies

Our Program

The Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies is one of the only area studies programs in the country.

Join the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies at the University of Washington in Seattle, a city that connects students to global trade, philanthropy, military and tech opportunities. Our graduates find careers with the U.S. State Department, Defense Intelligence Agency, Microsoft, Amazon, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, PATH and Starbucks. Earn your degree in International Studies, where our interdisciplinary and comparative teaching of regions, cultures and languages, equips students to lead in a globalized world.


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Application Deadline

MA: January 31

MAAIS: Rolling admissions

Ph.D.: January 15

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