International Development and Social Change, Bachelor | Clark University | Worcester, United States
Bachelor On Campus

International Development and Social Change

48 months
52000 USD/year
52000 USD/year
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This International Development and Social Change program at Clark University gives you tools to promote equitable development and sustain environmental resources through critical thought, local planning and action. As an international development and social change (IDSC) major, you learn ways to grapple with the social, political, economic and cultural dynamics shaping and transforming our world. 


Learning outcomes 

  • Clark is one of the few U.S. International Development and Social Change colleges and universities that offer such a major at Clark University.
  • Study sustainable development through international collaborations.
  • Learn within the context of our renowned Department of International Development, Community and Environment IDCE).
  • Enjoy extracurricular activities and academics associated with our four IDCE graduate programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biodiversity
  • International Economics: Trade and Finance
  • Economic Development
  • Environmental Information Science
  • Miracles of Asia: Economic Growth in Global Contexts
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Living in the Material World: The Political Geography of Resource Development
  • Political Economy of Development
  • Global and Local Environmental Justice
  • Feminism, Nature and Culture
  • GIS & Land Change Models
  • Urban Ecology: Cities as Ecosystems
  • Advanced Remote Sensing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




32 alternative credits

Course units


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official high school transcript
  • Recommendation from a guidance counselor
  • Recommendation from a teacher in a traditional academic subject
  • Personal essay

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52000 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    52000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52000 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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