Admission to the Monterey Institute is based on your prior academic performance, professional experience and foreign language proficiency.
Requirements by Program
Master's Degree Programs
► Development Practice & Policy (including MA in International Policy Studies and Master of Public Administration)
► Translation, Interpretation and Localization Management (including MA in Conference Interpretation, MA in Translation and Interpretation, MA in Translation and MA in Translation and Localization Management)
Bachelor's Degree Program
Joint Master's Degree Programs
Language Proficiency Requirements
Language study is an essential component of our degree programs, highlighting our commitment to facilitating cross-cultural dialogue and bridging linguistic barriers. Our student body represents over 50 countries, and most of our students and faculty are proficient in a second language. Therefore, our campus is the quintessential environment for strengthening your language skills.
You must demonstrate foreign language proficiency for admission. Please review our program-specific language requirements carefully before you start your application.