A photo of several flags representing different countries around the world. A photo of several country flags from around the world.
Students are encouraged to visit the International Student and Scholar Services website. For additional information please visit both the International Students webpage and the International Applicants for the College of Arts and Sciences webpage on the Graduate School website.

Our Commitment to Diversity

The Master of Arts in International Administration Program is committed to supporting the University of Miami, and its commitment to diversity and dialogue, creating a welcoming climate for all individuals regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, politics, race, religion, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic status.

The University is committed to strengthening the intellectual, cultural and economic life of the communities of South Florida and the world by fostering respect for the differences among people, the nurturing of curiosity, the insistence upon high standards of thought, study, communication and the skills that should characterize the educated person.  The MAIA program is fully-committed to upholding this mission and to ensuring that all students in all classrooms have a voice.

International Student Admissions Requirements

International students must comply with all the general admissions requirements and submit the following:

  • Submit official transcripts from all universities/colleges attended (including U.S. universities)
  • All transcripts and diplomas must be in their original language with a certified English translation of both the transcript and the diploma
  • Photocopies of all diplomas
  • Copy of passport
  • Bank statement or sponsorship letter within the last six (6) months 
  • Official scores for the TOEFL or IELTS exam

International applicants must take the GRE. Those students whose native language is not English must take the TOEFL. The minimum TOEFL score is 550 (paper-based) or 80 (IBT). The IELTS is now also accepted. The minimum passing score is 6.5.