Master of Arts in International Relations
Norwich University

Program Details

A Master of Arts degree in International Relations is available to the online student through Norwich University.  The effect of international relations touches every individual around the world.  This program is designed to prepare students to become leaders in a variety of large-scale engagements.  Students will study political, economic, and social issues through concentrations including but not limited to:  

  • Cyber Diplomacy
  • International Security
  • National Security

This online program still requires a one week residency on-site at the college.  Unlike other programs, this curriculum does not include core courses, and instead focuses solely on concentrations and electives.  Graduates have several career options upon completion of this degree, such as diplomacy, education, journalism, consulting, political positions, and more.  Discover where you fit in today’s complex society of international relations through Norwich University online.


The final academic requirement for the international relations program is a residency at the beautiful and historic Norwich University campus in Vermont.

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally or nationally accredited U.S. institution
  • GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Resume
  • Official transcript 
  • Letter of intent
  • Essay
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Admissions essay

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education