The Master of International Policy and Practice – Online (MIPP Online), the Elliott School’s first fully online distance-learning program, builds on the 20 years of success and experience of the on-campus MIPP program. MIPP Online is an advanced degree for mid-career professionals seeking to advance in their current career track or transition to a new field. It combines rigorous academic training, delivered by the Elliott School’s world-renowned faculty, with preparation for strategic leadership roles in the international policy community. Graduates from this program will harness an exceptional understanding of the complex international policy environment; possess robust analytical and communication skills, and master skills for coalition building and leading organizational change.
MIPP Online is an accelerated 27-credit distance-learning program that allows civilian and military professionals working around the world to complete a Master’s degree from a top-ranked institution within one year of full-time study, or 16-24 months of part-time study. The curriculum includes three foundational courses on essential leadership and analytical skills, along with electives that allow students to customize their educational experience to match their professional goals and intellectual interests. The program provides an interactive learning environment in which students refine the analytical and management skills necessary for strategic leadership roles in international policy fields.