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
The Monterey Institute Translation & Interpretation program offers the language combinations and skills that employers are seeking.
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
Monterey Institute alumnus (and professor) Mike Gillen has mentored students of the Russian language for close to 30 years, but is equally well-known as the beloved bagpipe-playing leader of the Commencement procession.More »
Alumna Satomi Kobayashi (MATFL ’97) took her talents as a language professional around the world to Malawi, Nepal and Tanzania before returning to settle down back in Monterey.More »
The Monterey Institute’s new 18-month master’s degree program in international trade and economic diplomacy will feature two semesters in Monterey and one in Washington, DC.More »
Challenged to make 250 gifts of any size in 25 days to earn a $25,000 donor match supporting student financial aid, the Monterey Institute community of students, faculty, staff, and alumni more than doubled their target.More »