Academy of International Relations and American Studies (Wyższa Szkoła Stosunków Międzynarodowych i Amerykanistyki – WSSMiA) is a private college, established in 1997 with state college rights granted by the Minister of National Education (pos. 123 in private colleges register).
Political Science studies at Academy of International Relations and American Studies are unique – education includes study of politics, study of state and law, political thought and political systems. Within the studies framework students learn about the newest political history of the World, Political systems, parties’ systems, national administration, local governmants, international relations, European integration and political marketing.
In the course of studies students acquire general knowledge which allows to understand political phenomena and processes occuring at a global, regional, national and local scale; their historical factors and the ability to analise the relations among them.
WSSMiA’s graduates leave the college fully prepared to work in government and local government’s administration, political parties’ organs, economic and social institutions, international organisations, media services and education.
The Academy functions as a part of The European Higher Education Area (EHEA).
These studies are the first in Poland to guarantee the graduates target jobs in the United States, the United Kingdom and in other countries of the European Union.