Galileo University in Guatemala City, Guatemala, offers a master’s degree in diplomacy and international relations. The program lasts for two years and is taught entirely in Spanish. Required courses for the degree include international economy; protocol and advanced international diplomatic ceremony; effective communication and professional management; e-commerce;
contemporary universal history; the general theory of the state; strategies in the use and comprehension of media; the history of Guatemala; public international law; public image analysis; and constitutional and political law. A master’s thesis is also required. To qualify for admission, students must have a bachelor’s degree in a related field.
The International University in Geneva in Geneva, Switzerland, offers a master’s degree in International Relations and Diplomacy that is accredited in both the United States and the European Union. During the program, students have the chance to visit the United Nations headquarters to see practices discussed in class put into practical use. The program lasts for one year and requires students to complete a series of 14 course modules in international trade organizations and statistics, executive communication and negotiations, multimedia, Internet and other subjects. A bachelor’s degree in a related field and a history of academic excellence is required for admission.