M.Sc. On Campus

Community Development

Prairie View A&M University

12 months
17071 USD/year
17071 USD/year
7851 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science in Community Development program at Prairie View A&M University is designed to meet the needs of individuals with diverse academic backgrounds who care about the problems and potential of socially, physically and economically distressed communities.


Students will also be involved with the design and development of new and growing communities with the anticipation of avoiding future problems being faced by communities today. 

Learning outcomes

The Community Development degree at Prairie View A&M University consists of a minimum of 36 credit hours, of which 18 are required courses and 18 elective courses. The curriculum is designed to broaden the knowledge base, promote research, service learning and decision making along with developing interactive and collaborative skills applicable to teamwork, management, leadership and entrepreneurship.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Grant Development in Public and Nonprofit Organizations
  • Grant Research 
  • Campaigns 
  • Captial Development
  • Community Structure
  • Land Development and Use
  • Leadership

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A complete admissions application packet for the second master’s degree and application evaluation charge submitted to the Office of Graduate Studies;
  • The proposed second master’s degree must be in a different major field of study than the previous degree;
  • A degree plan submitted for the Graduate Dean’s approval;

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17071 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 17071 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17071 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17071 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7851 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7851 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Prairie View

914 - 1694 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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