Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. Formerly the Monterey Institute of International Studies

Academic Programs

The Institute offers professional graduate programs, certificate and short-term programs, as well as a wide variety of language learning options. We educate and prepare students to be the solution around the world.

Earn a Master's Degree in...

► Development Practice and Policy

• International Policy and Development

• Public Administration (MPA)

Complexity and Systems Thinking; Gender, Power, Identity; Human Rights and Advocacy; Human Security; Migration; Program and Policy Evaluation and Research Methods; Social Change Organizational Management and Leadership


► MBA in Global Impact Management

Social Enterprise and Finance; Resilient Business Management; Corporate Risk Management and Compliance


► International Education Management

Study Abroad Management; International Student and Scholar Services; Volunteer/Work/Intern Abroad Administration; International Service-Learning


► International Environmental Policy

Ocean & Coastal Resource Management; Business, Sustainability, & Development; Natural Resource Policy & Management


► International Trade and Economic Diplomacy

International Trade, Diplomacy, Economic Policy, Political Economics, Business, Government, and Civil Society


► Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies

Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Weapons; Ideologies of Terrorist Groups; Counterterrorism; Science and Technology of WMD; Cybersecurity


► Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Language Teaching; Language Program Administration


► Teaching Foreign Language (TFL)

Language Teaching; Language Program Administration


► Translation, Translation and Interpretation, or Conference Interpretation

Chinese; French; German; Japanese; Korean; Russian; Spanish (all paired with English)


► Translation and Localization Management

Chinese; French; German; Japanese; Korean; Russian; Spanish (all paired with English); Portuguese (English to Portuguese only)


Joint Master's Degrees

► Joint MBA / MA In International Environmental Policy Degree
► Joint MBA / MA in International Policy and Development Degree
► Joint MPA / MA in International Education Management Degree

Bachelor's Degree Programs

► Bachelor of Arts in International Studies
► Joint MA / Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

Additional Programs

► Peace Corps Programs
Peace Corps Master’s International (PCMI)
Paul D. Coverdell Peace Corps Fellows

► Language Programs
Custom Language Services
English for Diplomats
Intensive English Programs
Language and Intercultural Studies
Summer Intensive Language Program

► Professional Development / Certificate Programs
Business Foundations Certificate
Conflict Resolution Certificate
Design, Partnering, Management & Innovation (DPMI)
Executive Education
Frontier Market Scouts
Peace, Trade and Development Program
Language Program Administration
Language Teaching
Nonproliferation Studies Certificate Program
Teacher Training Programs
Terrorism Studies Certificate
Translation & Interpretation Professional Programs