Studyportals
M.A. Online

International Relations and Global Security

American Public University

2 months
Duration
370 USD/credit
370 USD/credit
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Unknown
Start date

About

The International Relations and Global Security MA course at the American Public University offers students the opportunity to develop broad, integrated knowledge in the core of the discipline, including a comparative study of complex international systems.

Overview

Course Details

Develop an understanding of the analytical tools and solutions used to defuse current and potential conflicts by enrolling in the International Relations and Global Security MA course at the American Public University.

APU’s online international relations master’s degree builds your knowledge of alternative theories of international relations, the history and evolution of the discipline, as well as key debates on world order, diplomacy, and international law. Additionally, our international relations master’s degree provides insight on the transnational flow of goods, finance, ideas, communications, images, crime, and terrorism operating in today’s connected global environment.

The program sharpens your written and oral communication skill while building your problem solving and collaborative teamwork capacities.

Students must choose a concentration for this degree program:

  • Comparative and Security Issues 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • International and Transnational Security Issues 
  • Peacekeeping

What You Will Do

  • Analyze classical and alternative theories of international relations and the major debates concerning world order, diplomacy, and international law
  • Evaluate the changing role of the state in the context of globalization, regionalism, and security
  • Assess the nature and distribution of economic, political, and military resources in the context of interdependence
  • Distinguish interactions of state, non-state, and supra-national actors by understanding contemporary issues and providing differing levels of analysis

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • International Relations Theory
  • Conflict Resolution
  • International and Transnational Security Issues
  • Peacekeeping
  • Conflict Analysis and Resolution: Theory and Practice 
  • International Organizations

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Courses Start Monthly

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU graduate programs require you to have earned a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
  • Please read all graduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • If you have a non-U.S. transcript, please view our International Admissions page for more information.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    370 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    370 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 2 months.

$250 with military grant

Funding

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.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 6 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

International Relations and Global Security
-
American Public University

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!