The Community Resources and Development - Sustainable Communities MSc program from Arizona State University is a research-oriented master's degree program designed to prepare students for their future careers by teaching them to analyze and understand critical topics and issues pertinent to the fields of tourism, parks and recreation management; nonprofits and nongovernmental organizations; and sustainable communities.
This degree program prepares graduates for careers in governmental agencies, nonprofit organizations and private-sector businesses. Career opportunities include:
- tourism officers
- parks and recreation officers
- nonprofit and nongovernmental organization officers
- community services officers.
- Research Methods
- Statistical and Data Analysis
- Community Services Management
- Critical Issues
- Theoretical Perspectives in Community Development
- Sustainable Communities
- Social Entrepreneurship
- Community and Social Innovations
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- 30 credit hours and a thesis, or
- 36 credit hours including the required applied project
DisciplinesSocial Work Sustainable Development Public Policy View 510 other Masters in Social Work in United States
- Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions.
- Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree in a related discipline from a regionally accredited institution.
- Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in the last 60 hours of their first bachelor's degree program, or applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in an applicable master's degree program.
- graduate admission application and application fee
- official transcripts
- statement of professional and academic goals
- three letters of recommendation
- current resume
- proof of English proficiency
International25200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25200 USD per year during 12 months.
National23544 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23544 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State11720 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11720 USD per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Phoenix
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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