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Social Innovation and Sustainability Leadership

Edgewood College

M.A.
17 months
Duration
997 USD/credit
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About

The purpose of leadership is creating sustainable wellbeing in ourselves, our workplaces and in our communities through bridging the three divides. The Social Innovation and Sustainability Leadership program is offered at Edgewood College.

Overview

This course provides the foundation for the Social Innovation and Sustainability Leadership Program. It creates a community of reflective learners that support each other in becoming effective social entrepreneurs and sustainability change agents. The Social Innovation and Sustainability Leadership program is offered at Edgewood College.

We introduce foundational leadership frameworks and tools such as Theory U, Emotional Intelligence and Diversity, Systems Thinking, Just Sustainabilities, Design Thinking, Collective Impact, Social Entrepreneurship, and several others. We visit with local, national, and global changemakers to learn how they are applying social innovation and sustainability leadership. The course also explores relationships among sustainability, economic development, and social equity. Students begin to explore and identify a social innovation project they wish to implement in SUST 651. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Ecological Sustainability and Social Innovation
  • Social Innovation for Social and Economic Sustainability
  • Urban Community-based Sustainable Development
  • Innovative Leadership in Community Well-being 
  • Sustainability Leadership Capstone

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 17 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

33 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.
80
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Graduate application (with $30 fee)
  • Admission interview.
  • Essay
  • At least one letter of recommendation from a college or university professor, supervisor, and/or professional colleague who can speak to your potential for success in the Social Innovation & Sustainability Leadership program. Follow this link for letter of recommendation guidelines. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    997 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 997 USD per credit and a duration of 17 months.
  • National

    997 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 997 USD per credit and a duration of 17 months.

Funding

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