M.A. - International Policy and Development
Our International Policy and Development program is suited for students who seek a competitive edge in developing their careers in government, nongovernmental organizations, private sector industry and non-profits. The competitive edge that we offer is derived from the Middlebury Institute's legacy of excellence in cross-cultural and cross-border learning. Graduates of the program are equipped with five core competencies:
-Depth of knowledge in an area of expertise
-Advanced Foreign Language proficiency
-Professional Skills and Values driven
-Cross disciplinary collaboration
The International Policy and Development program trains the next generation of innovative, socially-engaged policy professionals in one of these key areas:
Complexity and Systems Thinking
Gender, Power, Identity
Human Rights and Advocacy
Program and Policy Evaluation and Research Methods
Social Change Organizational Management and Leadership
The academic program is combined with a dynamic career development program, internship opportunities and professional service experiences.
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) provides internationally recognized, specialized accreditation for business programs at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral level. AACSB Accreditation is known, worldwide, as the longest standing, most recognized form of specialized/professional accreditation an institution and its business programs can earn. New England Association of Schools & Colleges (NEASC), a higher education accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
International Student Requirements:
Non-native English speakers must submit TOEFL or IELTS scores. You may waive this requirement if you've attended college or university in the U.S. or UK.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 60
In State Tuition (per year): 32000 USD
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Midsize Suburb
Size & Settings: 0-999