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Final Deadline to Apply

The Master of Arts in Global Affairs is accepting applications until August 1.

How to Apply

  1. Submit your application via the FIU Graduate School Online Application portal with a $30 non-refundable fee.
  2. Choose Global Affairs (MA) and your track (Globalization and Security or International Crime and Justice online) for FALL 2025.
  3. Email to request consideration for Fall 2024. Include your name and Panther ID.
  4. Send your application documents ASAP (visit our Admissions page for details). All documents can be emailed to

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About the Program

Be the change you want to see in the world — become part of the next generation of global leaders, critical thinkers, and successful professionals! 

This two-year professional degree program offers students a premier graduate global affairs education preparing graduates for careers in government, nongovernmental, and international organizations, as well as the private sector.

The university’s location in Miami – the gateway to the Americas and a vibrant global city – combined with its fresh entrepreneurial approach, make studying global affairs at the Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs a unique experience.

Ready To Take The Next Step?

Unlike traditional graduate programs in international affairs, the Master of Arts in Global Affairs offers pragmatic skills combined with the theoretical rigor to tackle some of the world’s perplexing concerns brought upon by globalization. Set a bright future in motion by applying today.

  • Top 40

    The Master of Arts in Global Affairs is ranked among the top 40 International Relations programs in the world by Foreign Policy.

  • Top 10

    Programs from the Green School have been ranked among the top 10 in International Global Policy and Administration in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

  • 90%

    9 out of 10 of our students have secured employment at or after graduation.

Life At the Green School

The Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs is a lively, diverse and professional community of students, faculty, and staff.


A lively and professional cohort of 40+ new master’s students each year makes the Green School community a close-knit one.  


Located in the center of FIU’s beautiful Modesto A. Maidique Campus (MMC), the Green School building is just a quick walk away from plenty of dining options, as well as the Wellness & Recreation Center.

FIU’s MMC is nestled in the heart of suburban Miami, right on iconic 8th Street. The campus is within driving distance of historic Coral Gables, the Wynwood Art District, the beach, and plenty of other options for Miami fun.


From career fairs, networking events, lecture series, and Professional Development Seminars, we've got a plethora of options to supplement your education and career preparedness.

Most if not all of what was covered in the Global Affairs program is relevant to my current work with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Overall I have no doubt that the experience with Global Affairs has only made me a more skilled professional.

Donald Dinehart ‘16, Skyline Ultd Inc.

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