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About the Program

The Master of Arts Degree in International Migration and Refugees prepares its graduates to offer specialized expertise in migration and displacement in a world where migration is on the rise.

DISCLAIMER:  The Master of Arts in International Migration & Refugees has not yet obtained approval for VA education benefits at this time, and is pending submission of its VA application. Please contact our Assistant Registrar for Veteran/Military Benefits at militarybenefits@georgetown.edu for more information.

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Degrees Offered

  • M.A.
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Admissions Requirements

For general graduate admissions requirements, visit the Office of Graduate Admission’s Application Information page. Review the department’s website [insert link] for additional information on program application requirements.

Application Materials required:

  • Application Form
  • Non-refundable Application Fee
  • Academic Statement of Purpose
  • Optional: Statement on Diversity, Personal Background & Contributions
  • Letters of Recommendation (2)
  • Transcripts – Applicants are required to upload to the application system copies of official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended. Visit the Office of Graduate Admission’s Application Information page for additional details and FAQs.
  • Resume/CV
  • TOEFL/IELTS  (if applicable)
    • TOEFL = 100 minimum
    • IELTS = 7.5 minimum
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Application Deadlines

  • Fall: January 15
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Degree Requirements

The M.A. in International Migration & Refugees degree requires completion of 36 credit hours of coursework, a summer practicum at the end of Year 1, and a capstone project in the final semester.

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Connect With Us

Program Contact – Elizabeth Ferris: Elizabeth.Ferris@georgetown.edu

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Apply Now

Begin your application today!

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