MA in International Education

Sample Course Schedules

Study full or part time, take summer courses in NYC or abroad, or add a January course. We offer several different ways to complete your MA studies. Sample, popular course sequences are offered below but many more options are also available upon individual advisement.

Full-time, 3 Semesters
Semester
Course titleCredits
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2803 Foundations of International Education 4
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2023 Socio-Anthropological Studies Apporaches to International Education 4
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2007 Introduction to Qualitative Methods in International Education 4
Spring, 1st Year INTE-GE 2025 Political Issues in International Education 4
Spring, 1st Year INTE-GE 2008 Introduction to Quantitative Methods in International Education 4
Spring, 1st Year Two electives by advisement 6
Fall, 2nd Year INTE-GE 2802 Professional Development in International Education 3 or 4
Fall, 2nd Year Three electives by advisement 10 or 11
Full-time, 3 Semesters with Global Study #1: Global Education Electives
Semester
Course titleCredits
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2803 Foundations of International Education 4
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2023 Socio-Anthropological Studies Apporaches to International Education 4
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2007 Introduction to Qualitative Methods in International Education 4

Total Credits: 12

Semester
Course titleCredits
Spring, 1st Year INTE-GE 2025 Political Issues in International Education 4
Spring, 1st Year INTE-GE 2008 Introduction to Quantitative Methods in International Education 4
Spring, 1st Year Two electives by advisement 6

Total Credits: 14

Semester
Course titleCredits
Summer, 1st Year Sample Elective Abroad
  • Education and Social Reform: South Africa
  • Race and Higher Education: Brazil
  • Advocacy and Education: Argentina
  • Intercultural Perspectives on Teaching and Learning: China
3 - 6

Total Credits: 3 - 6

Semester
Course titleCredits
Fall, 2nd Year INTE-GE 2802 Professional Development in International Education 3 or 4
Fall, 2nd Year Three electives by advisement 4 - 8

Total Credits: 7 - 12

Full-time, 3 Semesters with Global Study #2: International Development and Education / Peace and Conflict Studies Electives
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2803 Foundations of International Education 4
Semester
Course titleCredits
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2023 Socio-Anthropological Studies Apporaches to International Education 4
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2007 Introduction to Qualitative Methods in International Education 4

Total Credits: 12

Semester
Course titleCredits
Spring, 1st Year INTE-GE 2025 Political Issues in International Education 4
Spring, 1st Year INTE-GE 2008 Introduction to Quantitative Methods in International Education 4
Spring, 1st Year Two electives by advisement 6

Total Credits: 14

Semester
Course titleCredits
Summer, 1st Year Sample Elective Abroad
  • Intern Abroad in International Education: Ghana
  • International Development and Education: Ghana
3 - 6

Total Credits: 3 - 6

Semester
Course titleCredits
Fall, 2nd Year Three electives by advisement 8 - 11

Total Credits: 8 - 11

Full-time, 3 Semesters with Global Study #3: Cross Cultural Exchange and Training Electives
Semester
Course titleCredits
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2803 Foundations of International Education 4
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2023 Socio-Anthropological Studies Apporaches to International Education 4
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2007 Introduction to Qualitative Methods in International Education 4

Total Credits:12 Credits

Semester
Course titleCredits
January, 1st Year Sample Elective Abroad
  • Culture and Language Learning in Real Time: Dominican Republic
  • Global Perspectives in Higher Education: India
3 credits count
for your spring
course load

Total Credits:3 credits count for your spring course load

Semester
Course titleCredits
Spring, 1st Year INTE-GE 2025 Political Issues in International Education 4
Spring, 1st Year INTE-GE 2008 Introduction to Quantitative Methods in International Education 4
Spring, 1st Year One electives by advisement 3

Total Credits:14 Credits

Semester
Course titleCredits
Fall, 2nd Year INTE-GE 2802 Professional Development in International Education 3 or 4
Fall, 2nd Year Three electives by advisement 10 or 11

Total Credits:14 Credits

Part-time, 5 Semesters with Global Study
Semester
Course titleCredits
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2803 International Education 4
Fall, 1st Year INTE-GE 2007 Introduction to Qualitative Methods in International Education 4

Total Credits:8 Credits

Semester
Course titleCredits
January, 1st Year Sample Elective Abroad
  • Culture and Language Learning in Real Time: Dominican Republic
  • Global Perspectives in Higher Education: India
3 credits count
for your spring
course load

Total Credits:3 credits count 
for your spring
course load

Semester
Course titleCredits
Spring, 1st Year INTE-GE 2025 Political Issues in International Education 4
Spring, 1st Year INTE-GE 2008 Introduction to Quantitative Methods in International Education 4

Total Credits:11 Credits

Semester
Course titleCredits
Summer, 1st Year Two electives by advisement 6

Total Credits:6 Credits

Semester
Course titleCredits
Fall, 2nd Year INTE-GE 2023 Socio-Anthropological Studies Apporaches to International Education 4
Fall, 2nd Year One elective by advisement 3

Total Credits:7 Credits

Semester
Course titleCredits
Spring, 2nd Year INTE-GE 2802 Professional Development in International Education 3 or 4
Spring, 2nd Year One or two electives by advisement 4 or 5

Total Credits:8 Credits