Migration Studies MA

Apply for Fall 2021

The priority application date is February 1, 2021.

How to Apply

With more than 230 million global citizens living outside their home countries, international migration is one of the most critical issues facing the global community in the 21st century. The challenges that these global citizens face are the focus of this master’s program, which prepares professionals to better the lives of migrants and refugees throughout the world.

Study in Mexico City

Students study topics of global migration with top researchers, professors, project practitioners, and policy makers in the field of migration studies. The program includes an optional semester of study at Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City.



Graduates are prepared for careers in local, state, and national governmental agencies; policy think tanks and policy and planning consulting firms; community-based nonprofits and non-governmental organizations; international agencies; advocacy and public interest organizations; philanthropic organizations and foundations; and other private-sector entities.