Career opportunities can be found in government, the private sector or nonprofit organizations focusing on:
The degree program is interdisciplinary, drawing on the courses and faculty members from various departments across campus as well as the UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth. The interdisciplinary approach allows you to gain critical insights on key international issues.
The degree program consists of two components: a professional skills area and a specialization area. Each area offers multiple tracks so you can design an individualized program that best meets your career aspirations.
Those tracks are:
Professional skills area
Courses explore a wide range of topics from surface water hydrology to strategic supply chain management. Several courses in the Management Skills area are available online so you can better balance academic, professional and personal obligations. The degree program culminates with a graduate practicum seminar that integrates your learning and demonstrates your professional preparedness.
Faculty members in our program have a wide range of experiences and expertise. They’ve been honored by the Academy of International Business, the National Science Foundation and the Middle East Studies Association, among others.
UNT provides a wide variety of services exclusively to graduate students. The Graduate Student Writing Support office can help you with writing, and the Interdisciplinary Research Center offers assistance with statistical research.
The Toulouse Graduate School® offers several professional development workshops. Many of the workshops are available online for your convenience.
The program requirements include:
Students without a background in International Studies can enroll in the program but are required to complete additional prerequisite work before taking graduate courses.
In addition, you'll need to provide the following materials to the program:
The university and the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences offer several financial assistance programs to help you earn your graduate degree. Those programs include scholarships, fellowships and external grants.