George Mason University
Schar School of Policy and Government
International Commerce and Policy, MA
3401 Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22201
M.A. - International Commerce and Policy, Graduate Certificates - Global Trade Management
The International Commerce and Policy program (ICP) at George Mason University's Schar School of Policy and Government prepares students for analytical and leadership roles in global marketing, corporate planning, public service, government relations and private entrepreneurship. Unlike more traditional international affairs programs, the ICP program emphasizes international, political, and economic issues such as trade, investment, regional integration, governance, and development. It differs from traditional MBA programs by emphasizing the political, social and technological aspects of the global marketplace.
Accreditation:George Mason University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees.
International Student Requirements:Non-native English speakers must take either the TOEFL or IELTS exam. Applicant's requesting an F-1 or J-1 visa must submit the Certificate of Financial Responsibility and supporting required documents.
Facts & Figures
# of Credits Required: 42
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). GMU FAFSA Code: 003749
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999