MDP Program Admissions Discontinued

The University of Arizona Master’s in Development Practice (MDP) Program has been phased out by the School of Geography, Development, and Environment and is no longer accepting new applications for admission.

For more information, please contact MDP Assistant Director Raymond Smith ( 

Other Program Opportunities

To learn more about MDP Programs at other universities, please visit the website of the MDP Global Association

To learn more about other master’s degrees available at the University of Arizona, please visit the website of The Graduate College. A range of fully-online master's degrees can be found on the website of AZ Online

Some Arizona master's degrees that are related to the MDP are offered by the following UArizona units: 

Please direct any inquiries about applications and admissions to the appropriate program or to The Office of Graduate Admissions.