Master of Arts Program | International Studies

Master of Arts Program

Professional Master's Degree in International Studies

The Master of Arts with a major in international studies (30 semester credit hours) is a professional and interdisciplinary degree drawing upon existing graduate courses offered by several colleges across the university. The Master's degree prepares students for careers in government, the private sector, and non-profit organizations that are focused on International development and sustainability, human security, and national security and diplomacy. The degree provides students with the professional skills and substantive knowledge necessary for careers as diverse as humanitarian aid and disaster relief, government diplomacy and security, international business and entrepreneurship, non-governmental organization management, and many other internationally-focused paths.

Please read about our Marketable Skills here. For a detailed description of the Master's Degree in International Studies, please visit the UNT Catalog for International Studies (MA).

The degree program is available for applications at Apply Texas. The Academic Plan code is INST:MA and it is listed on Apply Texas as: International Studies, MA. Please go to the website to access the Texas Common application at