Be the Solution: Areas of Study
The Monterey Institute offers professional graduate degrees with an international focus. Our students, faculty, and alumni work on some of the most critical issues of our time.
- Conflict Resolution
- International Education
- Language Learning
- Language Teaching
- Social Change
- Terrorism Studies
Research Centers & Initiatives
Monterey Institute faculty and staff lead research efforts focusing on conflict resolution, cyber security, East Asia, nonproliferation, ocean and coastal resource management, policy evaluation and terrorism.
News & Events
Fifteen Monterey Institute students had the opportunity to experience the real-world issues, impacts and policy implications of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone during a specially designed immersive learning course that one described as “life-changing.”More »
Monterey Institute alumna Tricia Bean shares her love of language and interest in other cultures with her students at Carmel High School, while also collaborating regularly with the Institute: “I enjoy being able to give back to the institution that has given me so much.”More »
Monterey Institute students have partnered with seven local community organizations this spring, working with them on diverse projects as part of a new service-learning course that teaches program design by merging theory with practice.More »
A story we posted last year about alumni from the same era working at the U.S. Embassy in Turkey spurred a flurry of e-mails from groups of Monterey Institute alumni working closely together around the world!More »