The Master of Arts in Global Development and Peace prepares professionals for careers in international diplomacy, global development, conflict analysis and mediation, foreign investment, and more. Students can focus on one of four areas of study:
- Conflict Resolution and negotiation for students interested in conflict management and transformation.
- International Political Economy and Development for students interested in international development.
- Global Management for students with an interest in international business.
- Global Communications for students interested in a career as a media representative or media analyst or a career in public diplomacy.
Students will be expected to have or to develop a basic working knowledge of one world language.
Students will spend a minimum of two months in an overseas internship. The program can be completed in two years including a summer semester for completion of the internship. For more info, please see the Master’s Program fact sheet (PDF) and the Program brochure.
*The University of Bridgeport holds NGO status with the United Nations Department of Public Information and is also part of the United Nations Academic Impact Initiative.