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The Master's in Development Practice (MDP) program brings together talented students and faculty who have dedicated themselves to addressing the challenges of global poverty and defining new approaches to enhancing well-being for the under-resourced and socially excluded.

Estimated Tuition:

$11,400 resident

$31,000 non-resident

Average estimate tuition of other Global MDP programs in the US:

$43,048 non-resident

Application Deadline:

Now accepting applications on a rolling basis!

The UA MDP is currently accepting applications for Fall 2017.

Email us at MDPAdmissions@email.arizona.edu for more information. 

We accept U.S. Peace Corps Coverdell Fellows

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MDP News

Arizona MDP Alumnus Ian Philabaum was making news again for his work on immigration law in the United States.

Elizabeth Koleski presented two posters at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting that wrapped up recently, on November 2nd, in Denver.

MDP student Elizabeth Koleski will be presenting two posters and a talk at the American Public Health Association annual meeting. The presentations will reflect her practicum work in Nicaragua.

Contact Information

Master's in Development Practice (MDP) Program
School of Geography and Development
PO Box 210076
Tucson, AZ  85721
ENR2 South 4th Floor
Tucson, AZ 85721
(520) 621-1652 Phone
(520) 621-2889 Fax