What makes SIT unique is its philosophy of drawing on our on- and off-campus experiences as transformative learning opportunities; its educational pedagogy that involves the whole person in the process of learning; and its mission to make a better, more just and peaceful world.

Hilal Al Mamari
MA in International Education

In line with its commitment to social justice and intercultural communication, SIT Graduate Institute offers a variety of master’s degree and certificate programs in the following content areas (specific programs are listed below):

Intercultural Service, Leadership, and Management – Design your own interdisciplinary program to fit your career objectives with SIT’s flexible, self-designed master’s degree program.

International Education – Learn to plan and manage international education and exchange programs from an institution that also provides international exchange, study abroad, and development programs.

Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation and CONTACT Gain practical skills and strategies for peacebuilding, conflict management, and conflict resolution based on a holistic, multidisciplinary approach and real-world experience, from a pioneer in the field.

Sustainable Development – Acquire the skills, knowledge, and experience to make significant contributions in the fields of sustainable development and international development.

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) – SIT’s teaching English programs have engaged in cohort-based teacher education for more than 40 years. The MA in TESOL program is the oldest and largest of its kind.

Master's Degree Programs

Certificate Programs