Carnegie Mellon University

Sample Plan of Study

Fall - Senior Year Units Spring - Senior Year Units
Comparative Political Institutions Graduate Seminar 12 International Security Graduate Seminar 12
Analytical Social Science and National Security 6 Language Requirement 9
Total M.S. IRP Units 18 Total M.S. IRP Units 21

Summer between 4th and 5th Years: Internship 

Fall - Fifth Year Units Spring - Fifth Year Units
Globalization, International Organizations, and International Law Graduate Seminar 12 IRP Graduate Thesis 12
Advanced Research Methods 12 IRP Graduate Policy Forum 6
Concentration Course 12 Concentration Course 12
Concentration Course 12 Concentration Course 12
Total M.S. IRP Units 48 Total M.S. IRP Units 48