International Community Development

Northwest University

20 months
12582 USD/year
12582 USD/year
Tuition fee
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There are people in this world who see injustice and don’t just send a check.They send themselves. But it takes more than desire to successfully help the oppressed. Apply now for this International Community Development program at Northwest University.


The International Community Development (ICD) program at Northwest University will transform your passion for serving others into a profession that is focused, skilled, and effective. 

Learning outcomes

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.

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




36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  A Baccalaureate degree of Arts or Science (or an equivalent degree) from a regionally accredited college or university is required to qualify for admission to the program. 
  • Please request official transcripts from the institution that granted you your undergraduate degree, requesting that the transcript of record be sent (electronically or hardcopy) directly to the address below. 
  • Institutions charge a transcript request fee, so be sure to include payment to ensure timely processing.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12582 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12582 USD per year and a duration of 20 months.
  • National

    12582 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12582 USD per year and a duration of 20 months.


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