The Middlebury Institute Master of Public Administration (MPA) is designed for those who want to make a difference in confronting critical social problems, including hunger, poverty, disease, joblessness, and powerlessness. Through hands-on experience, applied learning, practical tools, and community support, this program prepares graduates to be effective leaders and managers in international development for social change organizations, NGOs, nonprofits and government agencies around the world. The four-semester 60-credit program includes core coursework and optional areas of specialization, as well as courses taught in a student’s chosen language of study and a professional practicum.
The Middlebury Institute Master’s in International Policy and Development prepares graduates to bridge the gaps between policy and practice while addressing complex international policy and development issues. The student-centered program combines interdisciplinary coursework and professional experiences to help graduates launch careers in foreign policy and international relations, resolving conflicts, addressing human rights abuses, and promoting global development. The four-semester 60-credit program includes core coursework and areas of specialization, as well as courses taught in a student’s chosen language of study and a professional practicum.
The Middlebury Institute’s MBA in Global Impact Management attracts ambitious students who want to create positive social change in international business. Today’s global issues are complex and challenging. Climate change, population growth, raw materials and energy shortage, extreme inequality, and conflict and terrorism undermine business by intensifying risks. The MBA degree focuses on business management in the context of global issues with a focus on languages and cross-cultural studies. Students graduate with practical professional skills, as well as invaluable hands-on experiences in the global management field to launch their next career move.