The curriculum of the Institute is designed for nine intensive month training program in international relations and diplomacy beginning November, 2002. A week long orientation program is offered prior to the basic Instructional Program.
The Foreign Service Institute does not require students to major or specialize in a particular field of study of the courses mentioned supra as eligibility for graduation. However, the school attaches specific interest as well to elective courses and the language program for extensive understanding. Student earning a high score in these subjects shall be given an award. All courses offered are compulsory with the exception of those marked "ELECTIVE."
The curriculum at the Institute is designed to prepare and expose students to a full knowledge of Liberian Foreign Policy and generally, those of other countries and International Organizations in the modern world. Students successfully completing the prescribed course of study, are issued diplomas in International Relations. The program of study basically considers three main areas which include the professional training program, the area study program, Language Study, and also three other areas of study which formed essential components of the course. Others are Administrative Training Program, the special monthly lecture and discussion program.
The following documents are required in addition to the completion of this application: