The business workplace is becoming increasingly international. The international relations program is ideal for students who are interested in combining the breadth of global knowledge offered by international relations coursework and the skills acquired in business courses. Students will learn to recognize, analyze and evaluate the role of major players, structures, and processes in business and politics.
Prospective students interested in studying international relations should apply to the graduate program in government.
International Relations addresses the ways in which governments, private groups and individuals relate to each other in the global political and economic systems. The program provides a solid grounding in the methodologies of political science, history and economics. The curriculum draws on the best courses relevant to world politics, offers a well-rounded liberal arts education and helps prepare students for law or business school, Ph.D. programs and international careers.
The University of Massachusetts is located near the center of the bustling and developed Boston, not far from the Presidential Museum and the John F. Kennedy library. The windows of the buildings offer an impressive view of the harbor and the bay, and the city itself provides excellent opportunities for leisure and entertainment.
Massachusetts University is the flagship among the educational institutions of the city and region. He is part of the UMass system, which allows him to successfully combine the educational experience of small institutions and the rich, broad opportunities of a large university, to conduct important large-scale research. Classes are formed small in order to make the training even more effective and productive, actively developing not only academic, but also creative abilities. Approximately 93% of faculties have the highest ratings in their core spheres (speaking of day forms).
The University is in the TOP-20 state universities, in the TOP-100 universities around the country (Life Sciences, 2014-2015), in the TOP-200 best universities in the world (56th place), and the MBA program is in Corresponding rating on 41 place. It is one of the best research universities not only in the state, but also in the USA as a whole, as well as the only state university in the city - it is proud of its 150-year history (it was founded in 1863), is able to combine historical traditions with the latest innovations. The university is a member of the University of Massachusetts. Boston is generally considered one of the educational capitals of the United States: there are such giants of the educational world as Harvard, Boston University and Boston College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - a total of more than 100 universities and colleges.