International Community Development, M.A. | Northwest University | Kirkland, United States
M.A. On Campus

International Community Development

20 months
13086 USD/year
13086 USD/year
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International Community Development from Northwest University will transform your passion for serving others into a profession that is focused, skilled, and effective.  


At International Community Development from Northwest University you’ll learn from practitioners in the field who have developed successful international programs. You’ll learn by doing—by developing project plans for use in real service organizations. And you’ll learn alongside others who share your passion.

Students at International Community Development from Northwest University will become:

  • Scholars with sensitivity and expertise at observing and interpreting culture.
  • Innovators who create culturally responsive strategies to address social issues.
  • Critical thinkers able to evaluate existing approaches to meeting the needs of the marginalized, poor, and oppressed.
  • Skilled professionals with both broad theoretical understanding and hard skills for creating and managing programs and projects.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Community Development 
  • Culture Studies in A Globalized Context 
  • Project Management for Development
  • Social Entrepreneurship and Design Thinking

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

June–August applications reviewed as space is available


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official Transcript or Evaluation
  • Three References
  • Essay
  • Resume
  • Visa Requirements for International Students (F-1 Visa) applying to Campus-based Programs
  • Bank Statement
  • A copy of your passport
  • Interview
  • English Language Testing Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13086 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 13086 USD per year during 20 months.
  • National

    13086 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13086 USD per year during 20 months.


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