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The Korbel Advantage
We're ranked among the top twenty schools in the world for international affairs, according to Foreign Policy Magazine. Students come from across the globe for a cross-disciplinary, flexible international studies education that allows for specialization in a chosen area or topic while providing a broad foundation of skills and knowledge.
Our research centers, professional partnerships, study abroad opportunities, graduate certificates and dual bachelor's and master's degrees ensure every student can participate in experiences that further their personal and academic goals.
Our BA program in international studies offers undergraduate students the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in a globalized world.
We offer nine different specialized master’s programs in areas ranging from public policy to international security, as well as a top-grade international studies PhD program.
We continuously cultivate a student population that represents a wide variety of perspectives and backgrounds. Students in our program come from many different countries, and we provide the support and resources needed for international applicants to come to the U.S.