SFS Academics

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The School of Foreign Service is home to about 2,000 students from more than 70 countries and all corners of the United States; it is the largest school of its kind in the world. Our mission is to provide students a rigorous education in international affairs that combines theory and practice and instills the values of service to others, offered by a faculty of outstanding scholars and practitioners who are committed to teaching, learning and discovery.

Our academic programs are ranked first in the world at the graduate level, fourth at the undergraduate level.

Learn more about our undergraduate and graduate programs and opportunties to pursue joint or accelerated degrees.

Mid-career professionals may explore programs such as the Georgetown Leadership Seminar, the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy (ISD) Associates program and the Georgetown/ESADE Global MBA.

Please note: SFS does not have a Ph.D. program. Learn more about Ph.D. programs at Georgetown.