Admission & Aid
The Korbel Advantage
We're ranked among the top twenty schools in the world for international affairs according to Foreign Policy, and students come from around the globe for Korbel's cross-disciplinary, flexible education. In addition to tailoring their studies and specializing in what matters most to them, our students gain a broad foundation of skills and knowledge that launch meaningful careers around the world.
Beyond the classroom, our research centers, professional partnerships, study abroad opportunities and career counselors ensure that all students further their personal and professional 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.