Open doors to a global career.
Discover how to collaborate with diverse populations and promote communication, mutual respect, and understanding across educational and professional settings.
Explore your own identity and cultural background, and come to understand how culture influences and informs communication, behavior, and expectations. Develop your capacity for interpersonal interaction and intrapersonal reflection. Transform the way you perceive and work with others in today’s interdependent global community.
View multiculturalism through a different lens than traditional international relations programs. Instead of focusing on macro political and economic issues, learn how to foster skills that facilitate intercultural interactions among people of diverse perspectives and backgrounds.
Working within our graduate program’s flexible framework, tailor your studies to your interests and career aspirations, building the tools and knowledge needed for work in a range of fields. By creating a personalized curriculum, choose to focus in-depth on issues in international higher education or international relations.
Through professional internships, apply academic theory to hands-on work in culturally rich environments. Pursue opportunities in the Boston area or as far away as New Zealand. Graduate connected to Lesley University’s global network of professionals and educators and prepared for employment in dynamic settings in the U.S. and abroad.