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Glendon College - Graduate Programs

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2275 Bayview Avenue, Glendon Hall, Suite 100
Toronto, ON
Canada M4N 3M6

Public and International Affairs (MPIA)

   
Program Information
Faculty: Glendon
Degree: Master
Field of Study: International Relations and Affairs
Description The Master’s in Public & International Affairs is a central activity of the Glendon School of Public and International Affairs. The purpose of the program is to prepare students to assume leadership roles in public institutions, whether they be governmental or non-governmental organizations, at the provincial, federal, or international level, or to develop and apply expertise about public institutions, as with careers in journalism or business-government relations. This is achieved through a combination of course work and an internship. Students also have the option of completing a major research paper. The curriculum includes standard courses in policy analysis, public management and research methods. Students are introduced to such matters as financial management, organizational theory, project implementation and evaluation, and the techniques of policy-making.
Website: Public and International Affairs (MPIA) at Glendon College - Graduate Programs
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
National:$3,708.68

Cost per year is for 2 terms.
Requirements
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 250] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 600]

Applicants are required to be proficient in at least one of Canada’s official languages with at least a working knowledge of the other language. Proof of English language proficiency is demonstrated by: the first language being English; OR completion of at least two years of full-time study at an accredited university in a country (or institution) where English is the official language of instruction; OR a minimum TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score of 600 (paper based) or 250 (computer based) or YELT (York English Language Test) score of Band 1 or equivalent. Proof of French language proficiency is demonstrated by: the first language being French; OR completion of at least two years of full-time study at an accredited university in a country (or institution) where French is the official language of instruction; OR a minimum TFI (Test de Français International) score of 455 in each of the Listening and Reading sections. Please visit ETS Canada TFI’s Website to schedule a testing appointment at one of their multiple public test locations.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
Candidates must have completed an honours undergraduate degree program or equivalent (typically a four-year program with full-time enrolment) from an accredited post-secondary institution with a minimum grade point average of B+ in the final two years of study is required. Experience in public sector employment is desirable but not required.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: December 31, 2017