Many Ways to Connect to the World

As part of a global network university, Wagner promotes the importance of taking a global approach to studying the complex issues in public service. Via the curriculum, workshops, professional experiences and events, the school provides students with many opportunities to enhance their global knowledge and develop cross-cultural competency.

International Specializations

Wagner students can pursue an International specialization within NYU Wagner's
MPA in Public and Nonprofit Management and Policy Master of Urban Planning, and MPA in Health Policy and Management programs.

The Global Executive MPA program is offered jointly with University College London's School of Public Policy (UCL). Students spend one semester at Wagner, one at UCL, and one semester at locations across the globe.

Courses Abroad

Wagner's courses abroad provide an opportunity to enhance conceptual knowledge, learn and interact with leading experts in the field, and apply new skills in a practical, contextual setting. To learn more, visit

Experience an NYU Wagner Course Abroad