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School of Diplomacy and International Relations

Seton Hall University
South Orange, New Jersey, United States
Degrees Offered: Online, MA, MA/JD, MA/MBA, MA/MPA, MA/MA, MA/MA, MS
Academic Fields:

International/Global Studies.
International Relations and Affairs.
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Advance Your Global Career with an MA in Diplomacy and International Relations (Featuring 13 Functional and Regional Specializations) and more!

Pursuing your graduate studies at Seton Hall’s School of Diplomacy, just 14 miles from the epicenter of international relations, New York, and in the heart of the nation’s capital, means tailoring an academic program to match your interests. With mentorship from our world-class faculty and professional services directors, you will customize your graduate degree through our 13 specializations, internship program, international seminars and more.


Degrees

Certificate, Online, Post-Conflict State Reconstruction& Sustainability
Master's, MA, Master of Arts in Diplomacy and International Relations
Certificate, , United Nations Studies
Certificate, , Global Health Management
Dual, MA/JD, MA in Diplomacy/Juris Doctor
Dual, MA/MBA, MA in Diplomacy/Master in Business Administration
Dual, MA/MPA, MA in Diplomacy/Master in Public Administration
Dual, MA/MA, MA in Diplomacy/MA in Strategic Communication
Dual, MA/MA, MA in Diplomacy/MA in Asian Studies
Master's, MS, Master of Science in Intrl. Affairs, Exec. Track

Format

Part Time, Full Time, Online/Distance, Evening/Weekend, On Campus

Academic fields

International/Global Studies.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Development Economics and International Development.
European Studies/Civilization.
International and Comparative Education.
International and Intercultural Communication.
International Business/Trade/Commerce.
International Law and Legal Studies.
International Policy Analysis.
International Public Health/International Health.

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Keywords

Foreign Policy; Global Health; Global Negotiation and Conflict Management; International Economics and Development; International Law; Human Rights; Intrl. Organizations; United Nations; Intelligence

Location

School of Diplomacy and International Relations
Office of Graduate Programs
400 South Orange Avenue, McQuaid Hall
South Orange, New Jersey, 07079, United States



Program Contacts


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Daniel Kristo
Director of Graduate Programs
diplomat@shu.edu
973-275-2142




What we look for in prospective students


Seton Hall's School of Diplomacy and International Relations is an affiliate member of APSIA, Association of Professional Schools in International Affairs, and strategic partner of UNA-USA/UNF, United Nations Association of United States of America/United Nations Foundation.

As the first school to be launched after the Cold War, we foster a global community of servant leaders who have the passion and drive for change in an ever interconnected world.


Academic Backgrounds



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Degrees Offered


Certificate

Certificate, Online, Post-Conflict State Reconstruction& Sustainability
Average Time to Degree: 2 semesters






Master's

Master's, MA, Master of Arts in Diplomacy and International Relations
Average Time to Degree: 2 years

Number Enrolled Annually: 120
Average GPA: A- = 90-92% = 3.3-3.6



Certificate

Certificate, , United Nations Studies
Average Time to Degree: 2 semesters






Certificate

Certificate, , Global Health Management
Average Time to Degree: 2 semesters






Dual

Dual, MA/JD, MA in Diplomacy/Juris Doctor
Average Time to Degree: 3.5 Years






Dual

Dual, MA/MBA, MA in Diplomacy/Master in Business Administration
Average Time to Degree: 2.5 years






Dual

Dual, MA/MPA, MA in Diplomacy/Master in Public Administration
Average Time to Degree: 2.5 years






Dual

Dual, MA/MA, MA in Diplomacy/MA in Strategic Communication
Average Time to Degree: 2.5 years






Dual

Dual, MA/MA, MA in Diplomacy/MA in Asian Studies
Average Time to Degree: 2.5 years






Master's

Master's, MS, Master of Science in Intrl. Affairs, Exec. Track
Average Time to Degree: 1-1.5 years





Application Information


◾A completed electronic application form with $75 application fee. (can be waived)
◾Official transcripts from each college and university attended for credit toward any previous degree
◾A 500 word statement of purpose (see link for details).
◾2-3 letters of recommendation (2 for cert.; 3 for MA)
◾Official standardized test scores, GRE, GMAT or LSAT, submitted by test administrator (School code 2811)
◾Current resume/CV
◾Applicants may be asked to provide additional information.


Fall

Start Date:

2017-08-28


Application Deadline:

2016-03-31


Spring

Start Date:

2017-01-09


Application Deadline:

2016-10-31




Suggested Preparation


If you are interested in learning more about how to put together a competitive graduate application please join our next webinar: http://goo.gl/3ZHHaa

You may also visit us: https://www13.shu.edu/academics/diplomacy/visiting.cfm

Set up an appointment with the Director of Graduate Admissions via email diplomat@shu.edu or phone: +1.973.275.2142.


Recommended Work Experience

international interests/experience, leadership experience, volunteerism, professional work experience, strong letters of recommendation, well-written personal statement



Tuition & Financial Aid


The School of Diplomacy also offers Graduate Assistantships, Research Assistantships and Graduate Fellowships to qualified candidates. Please check the link below for deadlines, eligibility and more information on financial aid: http://www.shu.edu/academics/diplomacy/financial-aid.cfm

For the most up to date tuition rates visit:
https://www13.shu.edu/offices/bursar/tuition-and-fees.cfm#gradtuition


In State Tuition

$1135 Per Credit

Out of State Tuition

$1135 Per Credit

Faculty


Faculty research interests and expertise cover the School of Diplomacy's thirteen different specializations offered to Master's students. Some recent faculty publications include:

"Living the High Life in Minsk" by Dr. Margarita Balmaceda;

"International Migration and Development in Eastern and Southern Africa," edited by Dr. Assefaw Bariagaber;

"Peculiar Dynamics of Corruption: Religion, Gender, EU Membership, and Others," by Dr. Omer Gokcekus.



Alumni Career Paths


Alumni work in careers across the U.S. and around the world in government, business, international organizations, NGOs and non-profits. A sample of institutions where our alumni have found employment include: Amnesty International, Booz Allen Hamilton, CIA, CNN, Council on Foreign Relations, Ernst & Young, FBI, GE Capital, Goldman Sachs, MSNBC, National Embassies, Oxfam, UNICEF, USAID, and US Dept. of S More information: http://www.shu.edu/academics/diplomacy/alumni-difference.cfm



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Seton Hall University

Location

South Orange
New Jersey
United States

University Type

Doctoral Universities – Moderate research activity

Undergraduate Programs

Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence

Graduate Programs

Doctoral, professional dominant

Undergraduate Profile

Full-time four-year, selective, higher transfer-in

Enrollment Profiles

Majority undergraduate

University Size

Medium four-year, primarily residential

Region

Mid East DE DC MD NJ NY PA

Public/Private

Private not-for-profit

Locale

Urban fringe of large city

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