International Studies

Texas State University

M.A. On Campus
12 months
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The Master of Arts with a major in International Studies at Texas State University  is an interdisciplinary program that prepares students for work and leadership in an interdependent world.


Key facts:

Through training in area studies, technology information training, oral and written communication skills, and business acumen, the program aims to develop leaders for business, government, military, education, non-profit organizations, and international institutions that are collectively facing an increasingly interdependent world where cultural diversity is a reality and the need to appreciate and value such heterogeneity is a prerequisite to global peace and prosperity.

The Master of Arts with a major in International Studies is offered at Texas State University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Twentieth-Century Russia
  • Military History
  • Modern Middle Eastern History
  • Interpretations of World History
  • Mahatma Gandhi in World History
  • European Colonialism

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • completed online application
  • $55 nonrefundable application fee
  •          or

    • $90 nonrefundable application fee for applications with international credentials
    • baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university
    • official transcripts from each institution where course credit was granted
    • minimum 3.0 GPA
    • background course work: a passing grade in at least 6 hours in introductory (principles of) microeconomics and macroeconomics courses (can be taken prior to the start of the program or concurrently with first year courses) at a regionally accredited college or university
    • proficiency in the speaking, reading, and oral comprehension of a modern language other than English 

Tuition Fee


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International Studies
Texas State University


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