It equips practitioners with the tools necessary to build a community in the 21st Century.
Part of the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (Great Plains IDEA) consortium, this 36-credit-hour online program allows students to learn from leading educators and researchers from several different universities representing a diversity of fields and scholarship. With K-State as your home institution, all courses taken will be shown as K-State credit on your transcript.
The Community Development program at Kansas State University serves community leaders, practitioners and those committed to people and places in fields such as:
- community and regional planning
- economic development and entrepreneurship
- community health and wellness
- anti-poverty programs
- cooperative extension
- housing and infrastructure
- non-profit organizations
- Community Development Orientation
- Organizing for Community Change
- Community Analysis
- Principles and Strategies of Community Change
- Community and Regional Economic Analysis
- Community and Natural Resource Management
- Working with native communities
- Natural resource management
- Building economic capacity
- Non-Profit Leadership
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed, International
- Apply before , International
- National Students: Applications are accepted year around
DisciplinesSocial Work View 51 other Masters in Social Work in United States
- Admission to the Community Development specialization under the MS program is predicated upon graduation from an undergraduate program with a Bachelors Degree, and meeting the admission requirements of the Graduate School at Kansas State University. Regular admission requires a GPA of 3.0 during the students last two years of their undergraduate program.
- Probationary admission status may be granted to those applicants who have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 and who have shown the capability to complete graduate level course work through individual research and work experiences.
International12518 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 12518 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National6099 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6099 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!