The United States Institue of Leadership and Diplomacy continues to develop an innovative approach to graduate education for professional careers in international affairs, political career, public leadership and management, public policy, and business education.
In this contemporary world of changing and unpredictable events, the overarching mission of the USILD is to prepare women and men to be creative leaders with a commitment to service and an understanding of the ethical component of businesses culture, governments leadership, and global affairs. In order to achieve this mission, the USILD works to ensure that our graduate students have the proper substantive understanding of the international system and the necessary skills to thrive in the public, private, nonprofit sectors, and international affairs.
The Master of Arts in International Affairs (MADA)) is a broad international relations degree, providing students the opportunity to have a grounding in core courses that cross the critical disciplines of international relations, history, legal, international business, and economics before focusing in a particular concentration. The program prepare students for professional careers.