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International Development

University of Pittsburgh

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
39898 USD/year
39898 USD/year
23530 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

We offer a master degree in International Development at the University of Pittsburgh. Combine in-depth theoretical knowledge with practical applications to design and implement effective solutions to challenging problems across the world. 

Overview

At the University of Pittsburgh we offer a master degree in International Development. Our graduates champion reform in national governments, international organizations, and nonprofit and research organizations, as well as in the private sector.

Whether it’s in advocacy, policy implementation, or another area, your major allows you to specialize your degree, honing your skills for the exact career you want to pursue. To graduate, you must complete at least 48 credit hours in major and degree courses, as well as a 300-hour internship with an approved organization anywhere in the world.

Professional Skills

  • Economics and political analysis for development
  • Management and policy implementation
  • Political and government analysis
  • Quantitative analysis

Programme Structure

Specializations

  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Western Europe
  • Eastern Europe
  • European Union
  • Global Studies 
  • Latin America
  • Russia

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application fee
  • Résumé
  • Personal essay
  • Optional essay
  • GRE or GMAT scores (optional for master's applicants)
  • TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo English Test scores (international applicants only)
  • Academic transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39898 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39898 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    39898 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39898 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    23530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23530 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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