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Division of Global Affairs

The Division of Global Affairs (DGA) is an educational institution of the Graduate School of Rutgers University–Newark. DGA offers a Master of Science and a Doctor of Philosophy in Global Affairs. The graduate program provides interdisciplinary training that prepares students to address the practical global challenges of the 21st Century. DGA’s research and teaching excellence is drawn from the expertise of a distinguished faculty from a variety of disciplines. 

The Academic Analytics Benchmarking Academic Excellence survey of International Affairs and Development programs recently ranked DGA’s Ph.D. program fifth in the nation. The National Faculty Productivity Index ranked Rutgers-Newark 12th in the nation for quality among small research universities. As a multi-faceted institution, DGA is RU-Newark’s outreach arm to organizations with global concerns.

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