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Maxwell School
Maxwell / Department of Public Administration & International Affairs

MA in International Relations

Career Tracks

Alongside the core international relations curriculum, MAIR students pursue one of five international relations career tracks. Focusing on these subfields allows for the development of subject-matter expertise in an ever changing field.

The following five career tracks draw on the interdisciplinary strengths of the Maxwell School, providing a deeper understanding of how to address complex global challenges.

Development and Humanitarian Assistance

Governance, Diplomacy and International Organizations

International Economics, Finance, and Trade

Peace, Security and Conflict

Regional Concentration

  • Africa
  • East Asia and South Asia
  • Europe and Eurasia
  • Latin America
  • Middle East and North Africa