$close

Filters

See Results

Master's Degrees in Development Studies in USA

Development Studies is a vibrant field concerned with processes of change such as social and economic, political and cultural and the major policy challenges that present the efforts to overcome poverty and insecurity. The program provides a stable interdisciplinary social science formation and develops students’ capacities for independent and critical inquiry.The USA remains the world’s m… Read more

Development Studies is a vibrant field concerned with processes of change such as social and economic, political and cultural and the major policy challenges that present the efforts to overcome poverty and insecurity. The program provides a stable interdisciplinary social science formation and develops students’ capacities for independent and critical inquiry.

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.

Masters in Development Studies in USA

Read less
Read more about studying in USA
Other options within this field of study: 
$format_list_bulleted Filters
Sort by:
  • Recommended Latest Title
  • Recommended
  • Latest
  • Title
Northfield, USA

Norwich University's online Master of Arts in International Relations program explores diverse worldviews and the intricacies of foreign relations to prepare students for care ... +

Norwich University's online Master of Arts in International Relations program explores diverse worldviews and the intricacies of foreign relations to prepare students for career opportunities. Through a virtual, interactive learning environment, the program adheres to the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) standards and can provide students with the skills it takes to interpret and communicate international relations information in a variety of professional settings. -
MA
Part-time
18 months
English
Online
 
San Francisco, USA +1 More

With more than 230 million global citizens living outside their home countries, international migration is one of the most critical issues facing the global community in the 2 ... +

With more than 230 million global citizens living outside their home countries, international migration is one of the most critical issues facing the global community in the 21st century. The challenges that these global citizens face are the focus of this master’s program, which prepares professionals to better the lives of migrants and refugees throughout the world. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Aug 2022
01 Feb 2022
Campus
 
Durham, USA

The Community Development Policy and Practice program prepares you to tackle complex community development issues by engaging with leading experts and seasoned practitioners i ... +

The Community Development Policy and Practice program prepares you to tackle complex community development issues by engaging with leading experts and seasoned practitioners in subjects ranging from economics and finance to organizational management and public health factors in development. Students apply what they learn in the classroom through a yearlong capstone project during this 14-month online program. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
14 months
English
Oct 2022
16 Jul 2022
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 

Earn a scholarship worth up to US$10 000

Discover the options our scholarship can give you.
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
Part-time
3 semesters
English
Sep 2022
Campus
 
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
 
Washington, USA

Master of Global Human Development (MGHD) prepares students—through coursework, co-curricular activity, and a summer field assignment—to understand the challenges of developme ... +

Master of Global Human Development (MGHD) prepares students—through coursework, co-curricular activity, and a summer field assignment—to understand the challenges of development and provides them with the tools and experience to address those challenges as successful professionals. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2022
Campus
 
Fargo, USA

The Human Development and Family Science Youth Development M.S. option requires 36 credits and is offered fully online.

The Human Development and Family Science Youth Development M.S. option requires 36 credits and is offered fully online. -
MSc
Full-time
2 - 3 years
English
Online
 
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
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Central City, USA

With your commitment to reshaping your community, your passion for change, and your aspirations for an influential career, you can prepare to be an agile results-driven leader ... +

With your commitment to reshaping your community, your passion for change, and your aspirations for an influential career, you can prepare to be an agile results-driven leader. -
MSc
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
 
Portland, USA +6 More

Independently designed and curated curriculum that responds to current social issues aligns with service and research opportunities and reflects student interests and latest t ... +

Independently designed and curated curriculum that responds to current social issues aligns with service and research opportunities and reflects student interests and latest trends in the field of International Development. -
Master
Full-time
12 months
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Florence, USA

This is a unique specialization as students are free to approach their studies in terms of macro-level economic development issues or more micro-level issues focused on unique ... +

This is a unique specialization as students are free to approach their studies in terms of macro-level economic development issues or more micro-level issues focused on unique population needs or human/social capital development. Students can acquire the ability to work with citizens and community leaders to establish and help maintain viable and sustainable communities, improve human and social capital, and help individuals and communities to reach their full potential. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Online
 
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
 
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
Campus
 
Pittsburgh, USA

Improve the human condition through a hands-on career in public service and advance inclusive growth and prosperity worldwide. Combine in-depth theoretical knowledge with prac ... +

Improve the human condition through a hands-on career in public service and advance inclusive growth and prosperity worldwide. Combine in-depth theoretical knowledge with practical applications to design and implement effective solutions to challenging problems worldwide. -
Master
English
Campus
 
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
Campus