Academics and Graduate Programs
A Degree for Every Global Affairs Interest and Ambition
Fletcher successfully prepares students to land their dreams jobs in global affairs across a wide array of fields of study. Our newest fast-tracked degree program, the Master in Global Affairs (MGA), prepares you for your dream career in 16 months.
A 12-month program that combines intensive, web-mediated study with three two-week residencies – two on campus, and one international. The program is designed for mid-career and senior-level professionals from across the globe who want to continue working full-time while pursuing their degree.
The MAHA is a one-year joint degree program offered in partnership with the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University. The MAHA is geared toward mid-career professionals who have significant field experience working in the humanitarian assistance space.
This two-year joint degree program, offered in conjunction with the College of Europe, provides students interested in studying on both sides of the Atlantic with an international outlook and the skills to deal with cross-border issues in a multidisciplinary and multicultural setting.
Deepen your expertise with a Fletcher PhD. Our program offers multidisciplinary advanced study in international affairs for individuals who have completed a master's degree of at least one and a half years, including 12 to 16 semester-long courses in international affairs or a related field.
Similar to a global MBA, this program for experienced professionals blends business and management coursework with in-depth international classes. By combining virtual learning, in-person immersions, and connections to the Fletcher network, the GBA prepares working professionals to work fluidly across borders and sectors.
The PhD in Economics and Public Policy, offered jointly with the Tufts University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, seeks to address critical issues of economic development, rising energy demand resulting from economic growth, and the environmental consequences of progress.
This innovative, new degree, jointly offered by Fletcher and the Department of Computer Science in the Tufts School of Engineering, unites those from technology and policy backgrounds, preparing them to tackle the increasingly common and complex threats taking place in our global and digital world.