12 months
1866 USD/credit 55980 USD/year
1866 USD/credit 55980 USD/year
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International Service from American University Washington DC offers experienced professionals the extraordinary flexibility to design a master’s degree that meets their career ambitions. 


At International Service from American University Washington DC students select a concentration of their choice—including energy and environment, development management, regional studies, and more—to hone in on the skills and knowledge they need to supplement what they already know.

Students at International Service from American University Washington DC will:

  • benefit from the wealth of courses 
  • further their career and complement their professional interests.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Energy and Environment
  • International Development
  • Build Your Own
  • Social Enterprise
  • United States Foreign Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate degree
  • TOEFL/IELTS score if non-native English speaker
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Statement of purpose
  • Applicants must hold an accredited bachelor's degree with a cumulative grade point average of at least B+ (3.30 or higher on a 4.00 scale).
  • A Graduate Record Exam (GRE) is optional.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    55980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1866 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    55980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1866 USD per credit during 12 months.

Tuition for National students: $1,812 per credit hour

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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