Help solve the problems of a global society

Gain knowledge and skills that will help prepare you for a variety of internationally oriented careers. 

Degree options

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?

  • 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.
  • Explore the opportunity to compete for funding, including a limited number of graduate assistantships.

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