Middlebury Institute of International Studies

Graduate School of International Policy and Management

International Policy and Development


460 Pierce Street

Monterey, CA 93940

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A. - International Policy and Development

Format: Campus

Program Description:

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 -Intercultural competence -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 Human Security Migration 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

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