Master of Arts in Global Affairs

A globally impactful career begins with the knowledge and focus delivered through the online program at OU.


Benefits of the Master of Arts in Global Affairs

Gain a transformative global perspective with OU's Master of Arts in Global Affairs. Explore the complex realms of politics, economics, and society in the face of global turbulence. Achieve this comprehensive degree affordably, entirely online, in under 24 months. From international trips to the Global Affairs Practicum, cultivate a hands-on grasp of foreign policy and international relations.

Flexible, Online Format

Designed for adult learners, the online format gives you the flexibility to study at your convenience. The program can be completed in under two years while maintaining a full-time job.

Strong Networks Impact Your Life

Join the prestigious College of International Studies at the University of Oklahoma, fostering ties to a worldwide alumni network. Leverage the rich OU legacy to connect with industry leaders across the globe.

Three Specializations

Elevate your grasp of global dynamics. Specialize in International Security Studies, Global Economics and Development, or Middle Eastern Studies.

Global Immersion

Enrich your global perspective through a faculty-led international trip as part of the Master of Arts in Global Affairs program. This trip offers valuable experiential learning for those pursuing international careers.

World Renowned Faculty

Learn from faculty handpicked for their international expertise, including key regions like China and the Middle East. Acquire insights from leaders at the forefront of global issues.

Small Class Size

Small cohorts maximize interaction and personal guidance. Forge bonds with peers worldwide, enriching your global perspective through shared experiences.

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