Website: School of Public Policy
Offered as an online, full-time, course-based program, the Master of International Trade (M.I.T.) degree brings together practical hands-on experience with academic expertise in a unique and innovative
interdisciplinary approach to international trade. Addressing a range of political, economic, commercial, technological, legal and social issues, the program is designed for professionals and practitioners engaged in international trade as practitioners or policy analysts in government, international organizations, and the private sector, as well as students interested in pursuing a career in international trade.
This interdisciplinary distance education graduate program is delivered through the internet, using the Blackboard learning management system, and provides students with the flexibility to earn a master’s degree entirely online. For more information, visit the School of Public Policy website.
Master of International Trade (M.I.T.)
- All applicants must have completed a bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university before beginning the program
- A cumulative weighted average of 70% or better must have been maintained during the final two years of course work (60 credit units) of undergraduate and/or graduate study before application to the program
- Applicants are required to have academic credit for one introductory course in both micro-economics and macro-economics before commencing their course work
- Students from a wide variety of disciplines, for example, from the liberal arts, commerce, and law are eligible. Please note that equivalent academic and experiential preparation or academic preparation in other disciplines may also be considered for the program.
All JSGS courses have a minimum passing grade of 70%. Students must maintain continuous registration, either in a credit course or a tuition bearing maintenance of status.
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- 27 credit units of the following Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy (JSGS) courses, all of which are online:
- Research Methods in International Trade Policy
- International Trade and Commercial Policy
- International Trade Theory
- International Monetary Economics
- Politics of International Trade
- International Trade Law
- International Commercial Transactions
- International Business Environment
- The Management of Technology
- no residency requirement