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.

M.A. in Democracy and Governance
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.
B.S. in Foreign Service

The B.S. in Foreign Service (BSFS) is the undergraduate program of the Walsh School of Foreign Service. The BSFS program offers an interdisciplinary liberal arts core curriculum grounding eight majors: culture and politics; global business; international economics; international history; international political economy; international politics; regional and comparative studies; and science, technology and international affairs.

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The Latin America Leadership Program (LALP) manages programs supported by Georgetown’s Latin American Board which educate new generations of leaders across the region active in the public and private sectors and in civil society. Through programs…


Certificate in Eurasian, Russian, and East European Studies

Certificate in European Studies

Certificate in Health Policy Program

Environmental Metrology & Policy Program

Gateway to Georgetown Programs

Global Competitiveness Leadership Program

Global Trade Academy

Graduate Certificate in Arab Studies

Graduate Certificate in Asian Studies

Graduate Certificate in Eurasian, Russian, and East European Studies

Innovation and Leadership in Government Program

International Executive Programs

J.D./M.A. in Arab Studies

J.D./M.A. in German and European Studies

J.D./M.S. in Foreign Service

LL.M./Master of International Affairs Dual Degree Program - Sciences Po

M.A. in Arab Studies

M.A. in Arab Studies/Ph.D. in Arabic and Islamic Studies

M.A. in Arab Studies/Ph.D. in Government

M.A. in Arab Studies/Ph.D. in History

M.A. in Asian Studies

M.A. in Democracy and Governance

M.A. in German and European Studies

M.A. in German and European Studies/Master of Public Policy

M.A. in German and European Studies/Ph.D. in German

M.A. in German and European Studies/Ph.D. in Government

M.A. in Latin American Studies

M.A. in Latin American Studies/Ph.D. in Government

M.S. in Biomedical Science Policy and Advocacy

M.S. in Environmental Metrology and Policy

M.S. in Foreign Service

M.S. in Foreign Service/Master of Business Administration

M.S. in Foreign Service/Master of Public Policy

Major in Business and Global Affairs

Major in Classics

Major in International Political Economy

Major in International Politics

Master of Professional Studies in Urban and Regional Planning

Master of Public Policy

McCourt Executive Institute Short Courses

McCourt School Master in Policy Management/Global Masters Dual Degree Program - KDI School of Public Policy and Management

McCourt School Master in Public Policy/MBA in International Organization Dual Degree Program - University of Geneva

McCourt School Master of Public Policy/Master in Management Dual Degree Program - HEC Paris

Minor in Classics

Minor in Religion, Ethics, and World Affairs

Ph.D. in Government

Ph.D. in Philosophy

Study Abroad in Paris, France: Economic Law - Sciences Po

Transnational Legal Studies Programs