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Master of International Development Program Graduate School of Public and International Affairs University of Pittsburgh

  • Pittsburgh, PA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 75%25%
    student ratio
  • 61
    total students
  • $19,336 | $31,658
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • February 1
    fall application deadline
  • 85%
    acceptance rate
  • 10 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Master of International Development/Master of Public and International Affairs (MID/MPIA)
      Master of International Development/Master of Public Health (MID/MPH)
      Master of International Development/Master of Science in Information Science (MID/MSIS)
      Master of International Development/Juris Doctor (MID/JD)
      Master of International Development/Master of Social Work (MID/MSW)
      Master of International Development/Master of Business Administration (MID/MBA)
      Master of Public Affairs/Master of International Development (MPA/MID)
    • Nongovernmental Organizations And Civil Society Master of International Development (MID)
    • Human Security Master of International Development (MID)
    • Development Planning And Environmental Sustainability Master of International Development (MID)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 37
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Optional and internship, capstone seminar
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

85% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 101
    • Accepted 86
    • Acceptance Rate 85
    • Enrolled 30
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st August 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, 2 letters of recommendation; undergraduate transcripts; resume; personal statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, TWE required, 4 TWE paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$19,336
    • Out-of-state tuition *$31,658
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$740.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, student employment

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students61
    • Female Percentage75%
    • Male Percentage25%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students61
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Full-time Percentage90%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino14%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty57
    • Full-time Percentage61%
    • Part-time Percentage39%
    • Female Percentage39%
    • Male Percentage61%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNongovernmental organizations, religion and civil society, international development, development economics and policy, human rights and development, humanitarian intervention, ethnic conflict and civil war, post-conflict peace-building, corruption and transnational governance, civil society and public affairs, political constraints on rural development
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$760,592

Location & Contact

Master of International Development Program

Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
University of Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States

Dr. Paul Nelson

Director

Phone: 412-648-7645
Fax: 412-648-2605
Email: pjnelson@pitt.edu

Ms. Elizabeth Hruby

Graduate Enrollment Counselor

Phone: 412-648-7640
Fax: 412-648-7641
Email: eah44@pitt.edu



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