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Sustainable Development

School for International Training

M.A.
24 months
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21750 USD/year
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About

Learn to build thriving communities through innovative and regenerative sustainable practices with this Sustainable Development at the School for International Training.

Overview

In recent decades, economic disparity, social tension, and environmental destruction have become ever more pronounced. Learn how current economic systems, policy structures, and beliefs have led to today’s growing inequality, poverty, and unsustainable use of natural resources.

Discover and be inspired by innovative and regenerative solutions being developed all over the world. 

Through the Sustainable Development at the School for International Training, you will acquire the skills to create real change that can help societies, communities, and ecologies thrive.

Career Areas

  • Community Capacity Building
  • Economic Development
  • Human Rights
  • Education
  • Food Security
  • Health
  • Gender Equity
  • Nonprofit and NGO Management
  • International Relations
  • Social Entrepreneurship

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Theory and Practice of Social Change 
  • Human Flourishing in the Anthropocene: From Development to Regeneration 
  • Foundations in Regenerative Leadership 
  • Economics for Sustainable Development and Regeneration 
  • Regenerative Design 
  • Learning in Place: Land and Ecology
  • Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability, and Learning

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Priority deadline is January 31, and rolling thereafter
  • I-20 Deadline for Student Visas is March 30

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

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.
100
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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • US bachelor’s degree or an equivalent that demonstrates academic ability
  • Demonstrated English language ability 
  • Intercultural and professional experience
  • Demonstrated ability to use experience as a source of learning

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    21750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43500 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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