Master of Arts in International Affairs [International Development & Globalization]

Program Director: Dr. Moses Tesi
Peck Hall 246
Graduate Analyst: Anita Hermes

The new Master of Arts in International Affairs will give students the analytic, research, and practical tools for a career in government, international and foreign policy organizations, multinational businesses and development organizations dealing with risk analysis, poverty alleviation, environmental organizations, human rights, homeland security, and the military.

The Department of Political Science  offers the Master of Arts degree in International Affairs with concentrations in International Security and Peace Studies and International Development and Globalization and a minor in Political Science at the graduate level.

For the most current information about the program and the department, please visit the department website.

Admission Requirements:

To be admitted to the Master of Arts in International Affairs [International Development & Globalization] program, a student must submit the following to the College of Graduate Studies:

  • Online application and appropriate application fee
  • Official transcript of all colleges, universities (including business and technical schools). If the transcripts are issued from an international (non-US) institution, a course-by course analysis is required. Original non-US transcripts should be submitted directly to the evaluation service.
  • Official Test Scores of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A statement of interest stating reasons for applying to the program, academic interests, and professional goals.


Submit Application Materials to:

College of Graduate Studies
MTSU Box 42
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Test Codes for Middle Tennessee State University:
INFS - 6ZR-KJ-37
MBA (Full-time) - 6ZR-KJ-25
MBA (Part-time) - 6ZR-KJ-52
GRE 1466
MAT 1751
Praxis 1466
TOEFL 1466