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Student Stories

Building My Expertise Through a Flexible Degree Program

"The MIPP cohort includes students from different countries and professional backgrounds, which has helped me expand my network."

Building Expertise on China-Latin America Relations

"I wanted to join a program that placed a strong emphasis on quantitative skills, and SAIS offered that and much more."

Developing my Expertise

"I cannot wait to take the research skills and international experience I have gained through my education and apply them to my career afterwards."

Gaining Expertise in Conflict Prevention

"I’ve made such amazing friends at Johns Hopkins SAIS, whom I know will stay with me the rest of my life."

An Enriching Education

"SAIS gave me the tools I needed to get my dream job shortly after graduation."

Enriching Beyond the Classroom Experiences

"I have been able to meet some of the most compassionate and ambitious peers through the SAIS Student Diversity Coalition."

Gaining Expertise in Youth and Rural Development

"If I could use one phrase to describe my student cohort experience it would be 'one-of-a-kind.'"

Gaining a Competitive Edge

"Daily, I have been humbled by my classmates, who undoubtedly will go on to solve some of the most pressing global issues after graduation."

An Enriching Education

"My graduate school experience has allowed me to grow, learn, and discover new opportunities, valuable friendships, and fantastic places."

Support from a Strong Alumni Network

"I believed Johns Hopkins SAIS, specifically the Hopkins-Nanjing Center (HNC), would prepare me the best for a career in China Policy and Risk Analysis."