Office of Admissions
The Elliott School of International Affairs at The George Washington University is one of America's leading professional schools of international affairs. Located in the heart of Washington, D.C., its mission is to educate the next generation of international leaders, conduct research that advances understanding of important global issues and engage the policy community in the United States and around the world. The Elliott School prepares students for an extensive range of international affairs careers in the business, nonprofit and governmental sectors. Our alumni can be found in leading decision-making positions all over the world.
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of International Policy and Practice (MIPP)
Master of International Studies (MIS)
Fields of Specialization/Study Tracks
Conflict Resolution / Negotiation
Human Rights / Humanitarian Affairs
Information & Technology Policy / Management
International Trade / Business
Organizational Theory / Management
Security Studies (National or International)
Eastern Europe / Russia
Graduate Program Overview
Students are at the heart of the Elliott School mission. As we educate and train the next generation of international leaders, we also strive to provide opportunities for scholarship and knowledge-building within the field. Our location in the center of Washington, D.C., offers incomparable benefits, and our powerful network of connections spans both the academic and policy community. Our students enhance their professional education through jobs and internships in the public, private and nonprofit sectors as they equip themselves to make the world a better place.
Spring Applications: Fellowship and Admission Consideration, October 1st
Fall Applications: Fellowship and Admission Consideration, January 7th Admission Consideration, February 1st
Students must submit the following application materials: online application, 2 letters of recommendation, transcripts from all universities attended, statement of purpose, and resume or CV.
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