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Global Affairs and Human Security

University of Baltimore

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
1111 USD/credit
1111 USD/credit
758 USD/credit
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About

The 36-credit, cross-disciplinary M.A. in Global Affairs and Human Security of University of Baltimore provides you with an opportunity to explore your interests in international issues related to good governance, sustainable development, transnational problem-solving and the promotion of human security.

Overview

With the specialized knowledge, applied skills and functional expertise you'll gain in the   M.A. in Global Affairs and Human Security at the University of Baltimore program, you'll be a competitive candidate for careers in the nonprofit and public sectors and with supranational organizations.

Key facts:

  • You'll examine the ways in which nongovernmental organizations, intergovernmental bodies and global actors work together to address issues of human well-being while confronting challenges that require more than simply single governments to solve.
  • You'll develop cross-cultural sensitivities and awareness of contemporary global issues, and you'll gain exposure to the factors that compel people and groups to engage in violence and otherwise feel insecure.
  • You'll apply theories and concepts of global governance, transnational problem-solving and human security to real-world case studies.
  • You'll be prepared to develop appropriate programs and evaluate existing programs within nonprofit, intergovernmental and supranational bodies—and you'll have the skills to work successfully in both management and service delivery in the nonprofit sector.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Understanding and Assessing Conflict
  • Ethnic and Cultural Factors in Conflict 
  • Special Topics: Terrorism, Counterterrorism and International Conflict Management 
  • International Development
  • Managing NGOs
  • Public Program Evaluation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

rolling for fall intake

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
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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.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • a bachelor's degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA from a regionally accredited college or university
  • at least a B average in prior coursework if transferring from another program.
  • Online application. 
  • Official transcript(s). 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1111 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1111 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1111 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1111 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    758 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 758 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

part-time tuition

Funding

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