Admission Requirements

Admission requirements for the M.A. in Global Service degree are as follows: 

  1. A completed application and application fee; 
  2. An official transcript(s) in English (or translated to English) of all previous colleges attended. The transcript must indicate an earned bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university or equivalent;
  3. A cumulative undergraduate approximate B average or above in the area of focus or related area and evidence of an overall productive GPA;
  4. Two letters of recommendation (may be submitted through the online application); 
  5. A reflective essay, three to five pages in length (typed, double-spaced) following the guidelines on the GST website,
  6. Complete the online GST Scholarship Application Form
  7. Submit two online GST Scholarship Recommendation Forms.


Serge Gasore ('13)
Master of Arts in
Global Service


"I was born in Rwanda, a lovely country that happened to experience the most horrific tragedy (1994 Rwanda Genocide). After seeing the many problems (wars, inequality, poverty, etc.) the whole world was experiencing I thought that only pursuing education was going to be the most ultimate contribution I can give to change the world and make it a better place than before."


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