Earn an MPA or Master’s in International Policy and Development


  • Learn from expert faculty—not teaching assistants—who have decades of experience in major international organizations, including the United Nations, USAID, and the State Department.
  • Leverage our extensive and influential alumni network in Washington, D.C., and other centers of international activity.

Get more information about our MPA and International Policy and Development degrees at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies.

Your exclusive advisor will be in touch within one business day to guide you through the application process, the program details, how to finance your education, and your career options.


Why Study at the Middlebury Institute?

Advance Your Career

Your career and academic advising are integrated, so your courses will align with your career goals.

Gain Professional Experience

Be fully immersed in the field through real-world class projects, internships, and a professional practicum.

Build Global Proficiency

Take content courses in intercultural competence and a second language, expanding your career opportunities.

Learn Real Solutions for Today’s Real Challenges

Development Practice and Policy

Practical Fieldwork: Put Theory into Practice