Welcome to Government and International Affairs (GIA) Program of the School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) at Virginia Tech. Our program has two locations, in Blacksburg and in Old Town Alexandria. The GIA program offers two degrees for full- and part-time students: a Masters in Public and International Affairs (MPIA) and a doctoral program leading to a Ph.D. in Planning, Globalization, and Governance (PGG).
Thinking about graduate study in International Affairs? We will be holding Information Sessions at 6 pm for the MPIA and 7 pm for the PGG on the second floor of 1021 Prince Street, Alexandria on Feb 11, April 16, and July 10 2014. Regular and expedited admission options.For Graduate Information questions email SPIAAlexandria@vt.edu.