Welcome New Students!

Welcome to the MSGA Academic Website, an online resource for Master of Science in Global Affairs students and faculty at the Center for Global Affairs (CGA) at New York University’s School of Professional Studies. Located in the historic Woolworth Building in Lower Manhattan, the Center for Global Affairs (CGA) educates and inspires students to become global citizens capable of identifying and implementing solutions to pressing global challenges. CGA faculty include world-class scholars, senior staff members of NGOs, international lawyers, journalists specializing in global affairs, and other professionals with a substantive experience in global affairs at a practical as well as academic level.

Important &  Upcoming Deadlines:

Graduate Thesis & Capstone Projects Deadlines

Spring 2018 Semester Deadlines

  • October 30, 2017 –  Fill out electronic Thesis/Capstone Enrollment form on the MSGA Academic Website and submit the Graduate Thesis/Capstone Agreement & Research Proposal via the form.  
  • April 27, 2018  – Final Project Due Date

Summer 2018 Semester Deadlines

  • February 12, 2018 –  Fill out electronic Thesis/Capstone Enrollment form on MSGA Academic Website and submit the Graduate Thesis/Capstone Agreement & Research Proposal via form.  
  • August 27, 2018 –  Final Project Due Date

Fall 2018 Semester Deadlines

  • May 11, 2018-  Fill out electronic Thesis/Capstone Enrollment form on MSGA Academic Website and submit the Graduate Thesis/Capstone Agreement & Research Proposal via form.  
  • December 3, 2018-  Final Project Due Date

For full description and deadline, click here: Thesis/Capstone Deadlines 2017-2018: also see Thesis/Capstone Deadlines 2018-2019.

Graduation Deadlines

Graduation Semester Graduation Application Opens Graduation Application Closes
Fall 2017/January Term 2018 6/19/2017 10/8/2017
Spring 2018 10/9/2017 2/4/2018
Summer 2018 2/5/2018 6/17/2018

For more information, click here: NYU Graduation Information