Returned study abroad students are often interested in pursuing graduate work in international education or comparative international education. The following lists were compiled from a listserv discussion of international education professionals. These lists are not exhaustive. Inclusion does not imply endorsement.
The following schools offer degrees in international education or a similar field:
- Boston University (Boston, MA) - International Relations
- Florida State University (Tallahassee, FL) - International Affairs
- George Washington University (Washington D.C.) - International Affairs
- Harvard University (Cambridge, MA) - International Education Policy
- Lesley University (Boston, MA) - Intercultural Relations
- New York University (New York, NY) - International Education
- School for International Training (Brattleboro, VT) - International Education, Language and Culture, Peace and Conflict Transformation, Teacher Prep, etc.
- University of the Pacific in collaboration with Intercultural Communication Institute in Portland, Oregon. (Stockton, CA) - Intercultural Relations
- University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA) - International Studies, International and Multicultural Education
- University of Oregon (Eugene, OR) - International Studies (ISP)
- University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA) - International Relations and Intl Relations combinations
Comparative International Education or International Educational Development
The following schools offer degrees in comparative international education:
- American University (Washington D.C.) - School of International Service: Comparative & Regional Studies, International Affairs, etc.
- Claremont Graduate University (Claremont, CA) - International Studies
- Columbia University (New York, NY) - International Affairs
- Florida International University (Miami, FL)- International Relations
- Florida International University (Miami, FL) - International/Intercultural Education
- George Washington University (Washington D.C.) - Intl Affairs, Intl Development Studies, Intl Policy & Practice, Intl Studies, etc.
- Loyola University Chicago (Chicag, IL) - International Studies
- Pennsylvania State University (State College, PA) - International Affairs
- Stanford University (Stanford, CA) - International Policy Studies
- University of Florida (Gainesville, FL) - International Relations
- University of Maryland (College Park, MD) - International Education
- University of Massachusetts Amherst (Amherst, MA) - International Education
- University of Minnesota in Minneapolis (Minneapolis, MN) - Comparative and International Development Education. An International Education minor also available
- University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA) - Public and International Affairs