Solving the problems of a global society
The Master of Global Studies program is designed to equip students with analytical skills in areas such as policy analysis, administration/management, foreign languages, communication, quantitative analysis and problem solving. These skills will allow you to pursue careers in both public and private sector institutions.
Why study global studies at Missouri State?
- You will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of academic activities designed to help you learn about the global community including study away exchange programs.
- We encourage you to attend and present at international conferences where you will meet government officials, scholars and other students from around the world.
- MSU’s wide selection of foreign languages allows you to pick the language that will assist you in reaching your professional goals after graduation.
- Small class sizes give you an individualized experience and the tools and resources to find your dream job after graduation.
Understanding international relations and diversity
The Master of Global Studies program also prepares students to continue their education at the doctoral level in international relations, political science or other related fields. Courses are being added regularly based on the need and changing international outlook. Students are able to complete a Certificate in Homeland Security with the addition of a few courses. Our goal is to help you understand and appreciate the diversity of international affairs in order to solve the problems faced by the global community.