Master of International Affairs
This degree program combines regional expertise and an area of focus within the international affairs field.
Master of Public Policy
This degree program allows students to dive deep into one or more policy areas in a global context.
Master of Advanced Studies in International Affairs
This is an executive degree program and applicants with a minimum of five or more years of work experience will be considered for this program.
Ph.D. in Political Science and International Affairs
This program prepares students for careers in teaching and research, or as international affairs researchers and specialists in policy analysis.
Concurrent Degree Programs
Several ﬁve-year concurrent degree programs are offered in collaboration with UC San Diego’s International Studies Program and departments of Economics and Political Science.
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What We Do
The School of Global Policy and Strategy (GPS) addresses the crucial societal challenges of the 21st century. Our pioneering research builds on internationally recognized expertise of the Americas and Asia, integrates analysis of public policy and markets, and explores global issues of conflict and cooperation. GPS develops new analytical tools with real-world applications, trains the next generation of global leaders and shapes cutting-edge solutions for a transforming world.
Faculty & Research
GPS faculty are experts at creating better design and evaluation methodologies for public policy around the globe.
Our students learn in a diverse, inclusive environment all with the opportunity to elevate their career to the next level.
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