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M.Sc. On Campus

Community Resources and Development - Sustainable Communities

Arizona State University

12 months
Duration
26460 USD/year
24498 USD/year
12014 USD/year
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About

Aspiring leaders like you benefit from the commitment of faculty mentors who teach how to approach and solve problems through the lens of community solution analysis --- considering all regulatory, policy and relationship factors for making informed decisions. The Community Resources and Development - Sustainable Communities MSc program is offered at Arizona State University.

Overview

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.

Career Opportunities

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods 
  • Statistical and Data Analysis 
  • Community Services Management 
  • Critical Issues 
  • Theoretical Perspectives in Community Development 
  • Sustainable Communities 
  • Social Entrepreneurship 
  • Community and Social Innovations

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH
  • 30 credit hours and a thesis, or
  • 36 credit hours including the required applied project

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.
All applicants must submit:
  • graduate admission application and application fee
  • official transcripts
  • statement of professional and academic goals
  • three letters of recommendation
  • current resume
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    26460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26460 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24498 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24498 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12014 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12014 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Phoenix

900 - 1450 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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