This concentration in the Professional Masters in Global Affairs is an online-only program and is for students who aim to operate in the areas of domestic and international crime and justice issues.
What You'll Learn
The track allows students to distinguish themselves from more general criminal justice programs of study by offering distinctive specialized credential which makes graduates competitive for placement in domestic and international criminal justice agencies while at the same time establishing expertise relevant to national security, defense, and international organizational missions.
Most unique to our curriculum is a Capstone Project whereby students work in partnership with a corporation, non-profit organization, or government agency/international institution on a topic of mutual interest. The entire curriculum is supplemented with professional development seminars that provide additional skills in areas such as career services, leadership, interviewing, and grant writing.
Gain A Competitive Edge
Professional Master's in Global Affairs offers intensive instruction in US Department of State designated strategic languages, such as Arabic, French, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.
These languages are critical for US national security as well as commercial relations and economic competitiveness. The current demand for proficient speakers of these languages greatly exceeds the number of speakers available in the US.
By having proficiency in one of these target languages, students greatly enhance their marketability when seeking employment opportunities.
For more information, visit the SLI web page.