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Global Studies

Missouri State University

12 months
Duration
21879 USD/year
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About

Help solve the problems of a global society. Gain knowledge and skills that will help prepare you for a variety of internationally oriented careers. We offer a master degree in Global Studies at Missouri State University. 

Overview

You can complete the traditional master's degree in four semesters, following your undergraduate degree. Most students complete the program this way.

In the accelerated master's program, you can take graduate-level courses as you finish your Missouri State undergraduate degree. This helps you complete your master's degree sooner, in as little as two semesters and one summer. 

Why pursue a master's degree in Global Studies at Missouri State University? Learn from faculty members with extensive research experience in a number of world regions. Interact with students who come from a diverse array of cultures but share a common passion for learning.

Have the option of completing a graduate certificate, which provides specialization in a particular subject. Benefit from tuition and living costs well below most other comparable programs. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quantitative Methods of Political Science & Public Policy 
  • Seminar in Comparative Politics 
  • Seminar in Foreign Policy Decisionmaking 
  • International Political Economy 
  • International Relations in Theory and Practice 
  • Seminar in International Organizations 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally, applicants with a 3.00 GPA or above in their undergraduate degree from an accredited institution and a combined GRE score of not less than 290 on the verbal and quantitative sections will be admitted to the MGS program in good standing.  
  • A minimum score of 290 is required on the combined verbal and quantitative sections of the GRE, with a minimum of 150 in the verbal or quantitative section and a score of not less than 140 on the other.  All students applying for admission must take the GRE before being admitted into the program.
  • Three strong letters from professors at the undergraduate level and/or persons well acquainted with the applicant’s education and abilities will be admitted to the MGS program in good standing.  
  • Applicants with an undergraduate GPA between 2.75 and 2.99 and/or a score of less than 290 on the GRE may be admitted to the program on a provisional basis.  A personal interview may be requested.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21879 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21879 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10881 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10881 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10881 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10881 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Springfield

725 - 1020 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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