Master of Pacific International Affairs
The Master of Pacific International Affairs (MPIA) is a two-year, full-time professional degree program. The curriculum focuses on the professional’s need to have a comprehensive worldview, and students in this program specialize in business, politics, economics, development and public policy in the Pacific region.
In addition to core classes, the MPIA curriculum includes a selected career track and country/regional specialization: China, Korea, Japan, Latin America, or Southeast Asia.
Our outstanding internship and Career Services programs open opportunities around the world. IR/PS MPIA graduates assume senior policy positions in the public and nonprofit sectors as well as in non-governmental organizations and private companies.
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|All students take courses in these core subjects:||Students must pick one of the following tracks:||Students must pick one of the following country/regional specializations:|
|Quantitative Methods||International Management||Japan|
|Policy Making Processes||International Politics||Korea|
|International Politics & Security||Public Policy||Latin America|
|Economics (Managerial & International)||International Environmental Policy||Southeast Asia|
|Accounting & Finance||International Development & Nonprofit Management|