The elective field consists of a minimum of 9 credit hours, and is selected to complement the background and interests of the individual student. Courses composing the elective field may be offered through a different Elliott School program, a department in another college within the University, or a combination of the two. Up to 3 credits may be taken as Professional Skills courses (IAFF 6502-6503). Examples of representative fields include:

  • Environmental Policy
  • International Business
  • International Development
  • International Economics
  • International Finance
  • International Health Policy
  • Intellectual Property Protection
  • Science Ethics
  • Security Policy
  • Space Policy
  • Technology Management