Seton Hall University

M.A. in Diplomacy and International Relations


400 South Orange Avenue

South Orange, NJ 07079

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A. - Master of Arts in Diplomacy and International Relations, with 5 dual-degrees in law, business, public administration, communications and Asian studies.Graduate Certificates Online Graduate Certificate in Post-Conflict State Reconstruction and Sus

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Arts in Diplomacy and International Relations is a 45 credit degree program that includes both core and elective classes as well as a professional internship. Students customize their course of study by selecting two of our 13 specializations to develop functional and regional expertise.  Certificate programs in UN Studies, Post-Conflict State Reconstruction and Sustainability, and Global Health Management are designed for professionals and recent bachelor’s degree graduates who seek to explore a career in international relations or develop additional skills without committing to a Master’s degree program.

The School’s dedicated internship and professional services offices support the development and career goals of all graduate students through one-on-one advising, workshops, alumni mentorship, and guidance with competitive internship, fellowship and placement opportunities. Graduates of the School bring diplomatic skills and a solid understanding of international affairs to careers in public service, business, law, and the nonprofit sector.

Through a unique alliance with the United Nations Association of the United States (UNA-USA) and United Nations Foundation (UNF), the School offers students a wide range of academic and professional benefits, including a UN Summer Study Program, Semester in Washington, D.C., Program, the opportunity to serve as a youth representative to the UN, contribute to research projects, participate in special events featuring high-level officials and more.

Visit our website to connect with our Director of Graduate Recruitment directly or attend a web based information session to learn more about the people, programs and opportunities available to you through our School.


The School of Diplomacy is an affiliate member of the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs. Seton Hall University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

International Student Requirements:

TOEFL, World Education Services evaluation of degrees studied in a country other than U.S.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: MA: 45

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Many Seton Hall students take advantage of loans and other financial aid to fund their education. A number of federal, state and private loan programs are available for your use.

Locale: Large Suburb

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