M.A., Rural Development

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 30 credits

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
Master’s Degree Requirements
Complete the master’s degree requirements.
Program Requirements
RD F600Circumpolar Indigenous Leadership Symposium3
RD F601Political Economy of the Circumpolar North3
RD F625Community Development Strategies: Principles and Practices3
RD F650Community-Based Research Methods3
RD F651Management Strategies for Rural Development3
Select 9-12 elective credits at the F600 level of the following: 19-12
Northern Indigenous Peoples and Contemporary Issues
Indigenous Knowledge Systems
Cultural Resource Issues
Indigenous Organization Management
Circumpolar Health Issues
Select one of the following:6-9
Research Project
Thesis
Total Credits30-36
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Up to 6 credits may be at the F400 level with approval from the graduate committee