Carnegie Mellon University

Sample Plan of Study

Fall - Senior Year Units Spring - Senior Year Units
84-722: Comparative Political Institutions Graduate Seminar 12 84-720: International Security Graduate Seminar 12
84-736: Analytical Social Science and National Security: Emerging Challenges in National Security 6 Language Requirement 9
Total MS IRP Units 18 Total MS IRP Units 21

Summer between fourth and fifth years: Internship 

Fall - Fifth Year Units Spring - Fifth Year Units
84-725: International Organizations and International Law Graduate Seminar 12 84-799: IRP Graduate Thesis 18
84-765: Advanced Research Methods 12 84-750: IRP Graduate Policy Forum 6
Concentration Course 12 Concentration Course 12
Concentration Course 12 Concentration Course 12
Total MS IRP Units 48 Total MS IRP Units 48