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Social Entrepreneurship and Change

Pepperdine University

M.A. Blended
20 months
Duration
1320 USD/credit
1320 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

Social Entrepreneurship and Change from Pepperdine University prepares students to solve social issues and inspire change as leaders in a wide variety of entrepreneurial, organizational, and business settings.

Overview

At Social Entrepreneurship and Change from Pepperdine University you will experience wide-ranging and comprehensive instruction that incorporates a unique balance of organizational and enterprise competencies. Students analyze complex social problems, create sustainable market-based solutions, and learn management practices such as formulating strategies, leading impactful organizations, and developing business plans that include finance, economic logic, and marketing campaigns. In the second year of the curriculum, learners participate in a Global Exchange Experience in a developing country.

Graduates with Social Entrepreneurship and Change from Pepperdine University will be able to:

  • demonstrate self-knowledge by identifying their interests, values, and strengths
  • identify compatible career pathways and related occupational information
  • define one or more concrete career objectives to pursue, and implement an action plan
  • communicate the connection between their relevant qualifications and their career objective

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership and Service
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Faith, Ethics, Diversity, and Philanthropy 
  • Creating a Compelling Vision for Change 
  • Globalization and Social Change 
  • Global Change Experience 
  • Mobilizing the Diverse Citizen Sector 
  • Marketing and Public Relations for the Social Change 
  • Program Evaluation and Information Management
  • Managing the Philanthropic Enterprise 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

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.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Your application for admission with a nonrefundable processing fee
  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Official student transcripts 
  • Two professional recommendations
  • A 1-2 page Statement of Educational Purpose addressing previous involvement or interest in social change issues, professional goals and objectives, and a social issue of personal importance, including reasons why the issue is a particular concern
  • (Optional) Your professional CV or resume emailed to gsep-admissions@pepperdine.edu.
  • Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL).
  • GPA 3.0 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1320 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1320 USD per credit and a duration of 20 months.
  • National

    1320 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1320 USD per credit and a duration of 20 months.

Funding

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