Kansas State University
1615 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66502
The community development master's degree program provides the skills, information and networks needed to facilitate sustainable and prosperous community change. 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 online program allows students to learn from leading educators and researchers from several different universities representing a diversity of fields and scholarship.
Careers in Community Development
The program serves community leaders, practitioners and those committed to people and places in fields such as:
- community and regional planning
- parks and recreation
- applied sociology
- environmental and social justice
- community economic development
- cooperative extension services
- non-profit sectors
Accreditation:Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 36
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $565 USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Remote Town
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999