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International Development

The University of St. Thomas (UST)

48 months
Duration
31460 USD/year
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About

International Development from The University of St. Thomas (UST) prepares students for careers in the public, private and non-profit sectors of international affairs. 

Overview

International Development from The University of St. Thomas (UST) curriculum provides students with analytical skills and practical understanding in international politics, regional studies, geography, intercultural issues and political economy. 

Identifies common themes of importance to human development by combining the study of:

  • Catholic studies
  • Communication
  • Political science
  • Spanish

Additional technical training is provided in business-related fields including:

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance

Careers

Students have gone on to assume positions in diplomacy, international business, intelligence, cyber security, law, and advocacy among others. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Accounting
  • Principles of Macroeconomics 
  • Principles of Microeconomics 
  • International Economics
  • Comparative Political Systems 
  • International Politics 
  • Int’l Political Economy  
  • Intercultural Issues
  • World Regional Geography

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • May 1: admissions and scholarship options are based on availability
  • Otherwise, applications may be submitted any time during the year.

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.8

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
  • Official transcript
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Minimum of 1140 on SAT (UST school code: 6880)
  • Minimum of 23 on ACT (UST school code: 4238)
  • English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31460 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    31460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31460 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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