The Department of Government sponsors this M.A. program. Participants seek to understand the foundations of democratic and responsive government, and how policymakers can create and implement policies to achieve these objectives.
With a faculty that includes preeminent scholars across disciplines, Georgetown is a leader around questions of global governance.
The Walsh School of Foreign Service, the Law Center, the McCourt School of Public Policy, and Georgetown’s other schools address the economic, political, social, and cultural dimensions of global governance from a range of disciplinary perspectives. Georgetown’s proximity to the U.S. government and international institutions, including the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, provide unparalleled opportunities for faculty and students to interact with leading practitioners.