close

Filters

See Results

MA Degrees in Development Studies in USA 2021

Development studies provide knowledge linking to global development processes and their inter-relationship from a multidisciplinary, social science perspective. Central questions that are addressed include theories of development and underdevelopment, globalisation and the international economic system, foreign assistance, North-South relations and the poverty problem. The USA remains the world&rs… Read more

Development studies provide knowledge linking to global development processes and their inter-relationship from a multidisciplinary, social science perspective. Central questions that are addressed include theories of development and underdevelopment, globalisation and the international economic system, foreign assistance, North-South relations and the poverty problem.

The USA remains the world’s most popular destination for international students. Universities in the US dominate the world rankings and the country also offers a wide variety of exciting study locations. State university systems are partially subsidized by state governments, and may have many campuses spread around the state, with hundreds of thousands of students.

Top Master of Art Programs in Development Studies in USA 2021

Read Less
Other options within this field of study: 
format_list_bulleted Filters
The George Washington University - Elliott School Of International Affairs
Washington, USA

The International Development Studies program grounds international development practitioners in the theories, policies, and skills necessary for operating at the forefront of ... +

The International Development Studies program grounds international development practitioners in the theories, policies, and skills necessary for operating at the forefront of the field. The curriculum leverages a combination of field-based research, studies in cultural contexts and ethics, and innovative practices to develop your marketable skills and experience. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Boston University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Boston, USA

This degree program is an intensive three-semester course of study designed for those seeking rigorous training in economics supplemented by training in the related discipline ... +

This degree program is an intensive three-semester course of study designed for those seeking rigorous training in economics supplemented by training in the related disciplines of politics, international relations, public health, and infrastructure and environment. -
MA
Full-time
3 semesters
English
Campus
 
University of Denver, Josef Korbel School of International Studies
Denver, USA

The MA in International Development focuses on development theory, policy analysis, politics of institutions, relevant research, and management skills. The program reflects an ... +

The MA in International Development focuses on development theory, policy analysis, politics of institutions, relevant research, and management skills. The program reflects an approach to development that emphasizes not only economic issues but also the importance and interrelatedness of sustainable economic and human development, human rights, distributive justice and environmental sustainability. In many courses in the international development curriculum, students focus on linkages among scalar levels-from the most macro-level international institutions and initiatives to the most micro-level agendas and actions taken by communities, firms, families and individuals. -
MA
2 years
English
Campus
 

Earn a scholarship worth up to $10,000

Discover the options our scholarship can give you.
Gallaudet University
Washington, USA

The IDMA hosts and co-hosts a number of Deaf-led and -centered events, and other activities related to language rights and people with disabilities -- such as this panel on De ... +

The IDMA hosts and co-hosts a number of Deaf-led and -centered events, and other activities related to language rights and people with disabilities -- such as this panel on Deaf Leadership in International Development (featuring 6 presenters from 5 organizations, including USAID, CBM International, World Learning, Gallaudet University's RSIA joined IDMA on February 17, 2017). Stay tuned for our upcoming events! -
MA
English
Sep 2021
 
Brandeis University Heller School for Social and Policy Management
Waltham, USA

Heller’s Master of Arts in Sustainable International Development Program (SID) is committed to socially just and sustainable development – which means that we focus on address ... +

Heller’s Master of Arts in Sustainable International Development Program (SID) is committed to socially just and sustainable development – which means that we focus on addressing the root causes of poverty and in­equality in the world’s most mar­ginalized communities. -
MA
Full-time
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Temple University Tyler School of Art and Architecture
Philadelphia, USA

The City & Regional Planning and Community Development programs at the Tyler School of Art and Architecture, Temple University educate students to become leaders who colla ... +

The City & Regional Planning and Community Development programs at the Tyler School of Art and Architecture, Temple University educate students to become leaders who collaborate with diverse communities to establish lasting improvements for residents. Students both engage the challenges and leverage the opportunities of cities in their coursework, taking advantage of the deep resources of Temple—a leading public research university—to perform their own hands-on research and service learning across Philadelphia. Tyler’s faculty of forward-thinking practitioners are dedicated to personal mentorship that includes access to their networks of professionals, organizations and agencies. -
MA
English
Sep 2021
 
Multnomah University
Portland, USA

What stirs you to act? Injustice against the weak? Sustainable solutions? If you desire to be a source of lasting hope in the midst of suffering, then the Master of Arts in Gl ... +

What stirs you to act? Injustice against the weak? Sustainable solutions? If you desire to be a source of lasting hope in the midst of suffering, then the Master of Arts in Global Development and Justice (MAGDJ) is for you. This program builds on a foundation of biblical justice and international development with an emphasis on compassion initiatives, poverty alleviation, and combating injustices in society. We prepare community leaders, mission pastors, and cross-cultural workers in mission, justice, and humanitarian aid work in local or global contexts. If you are inspired by holistic, sustainable solutions that empower the hurting and strengthen the vulnerable, the MAGDJ program is made to unleash you as a dynamic agent of Christ-like change. -
MA
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Hardin-Simmons University College of Fine Arts
Texas City, USA

Master of Arts (MA) degree in Human Development offers a holistic approach to understanding human behaviour and interactions, offering students the opportunity to gain a bette ... +

Master of Arts (MA) degree in Human Development offers a holistic approach to understanding human behaviour and interactions, offering students the opportunity to gain a better understanding of themselves and others. -
MA
English
Sep 2021
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 

TIP! If you represent a school and want to add your programs to our listings, contact us here