Master of Science in International Relations

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Liberty University’s Master of Science in International Relations, 100% online program, will equip you with a solid understanding of the philosophical and practical influences impacting international relations and global governance. Through a multidisciplinary approach you will gain a foundation in international relations, addressing history, philosophy, governing structures and processes, and comparative politics.

Featured Courses

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You may also be interested in exploring our master degrees in International Legal StudiesPolitical Science, or Public Policy.

Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or DoD employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tutition discounts - $275 for graduate (per credit hour)
    • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $625 per course).
  • 8 week courses, 8 different start dates each year and no set log-in times.
  • No application fee for service members or veterans.
  • College credit for military training.

Program Format

  • 100% Online
  • 36 total hours
  • Optional Thesis
  • A maximum of 50% of the program hours may be transferred if approved and allowable.

Degree Information and Requirements

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Potential Career Options

  •  Foreign Service or Public Affairs Officer
  • International Lawyer
  • International Business Consultant
  • Global Missions Worker/Director