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Community Development

Acadia University

Master
24 months
Duration
12581 CAD/year
6224 CAD/year
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About

Experience an intensive, self-directed and engaging program at Acadia University which combines study and professional work in Community Development. You will benefit from the small-school advantage, where you will work closely with our faculty members who will mentor you in your development of research and professional community engagement skills.

Overview

Acadia's Master of Community Development program at Acadia University is a small, innovative, and interdisciplinary two-year program with an emphasis on sustainability. In this program, you will primarily be working closely with your supervisor on your research and thesis, but will also take additional courses to supplement your research and expand your knowledge in the discipline. You will also gain real-life experience through a professional or teaching practicum that is an integral part of the program.

Learning outcomes

If you have an undergraduate degree in a related discipline, are seeking a challenging program, and have a strong interest in one of the research areas of our department, we encourage you to apply.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Community Development Seminar
  • Research Methods
  • Community Development Practicum
  • Applied Community Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You MUST have the consent of a potential supervisor BEFORE you initiate your application.

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
93
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applications must be supported by official copies of all high school transcripts and other records of academic work.

  • Transcripts should be certified by the school and should either be sent to Acadia directly from the school or sealed in an envelope and given to the student to send. Certified transcripts acceptable to Acadia will be used as a basis of admission.

  • Admission requirements differ depending on the student's educational system. We review all applications from international students individually.

  • Applicants for admission from another university or college must have an official transcript sent directly from that institution for evaluation.

  • Transfer credits may be given for individual courses that are applicable to the intended undergraduate degree program of study. Course descriptions must be included with the transcripts.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12581 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12581 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    6224 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6224 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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