Faculty Spotlight

Climatology
Earth, Ocean and Space Institute
Strategy, Sustainability, and Social Entrepreneurship
Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics
Natural Resources and the Environment
College of Life Sciences and Agriculture
Health Management and Policy
College of Health and Human Services
Political Science
College of Liberal Arts
Civil Engineering
College of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Social Innovation and Finance
Carsey Institute
Carsey Institute and Anthropology
College of Liberal Arts
Community Economic Development
Carsey Institute
Environmental Research Group of Department of Civil Engineering
Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space
Anthropology
College of Liberal Arts
Sociology
College of Liberal Arts
Carsey Institute and Economics
Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics and Carsey Institute
Admissions and Advising Specialist
Carsey Institute
Microfinance and Microenterprise
Carsey Institute
Department of Natural Sciences and the Environment
College of Life Sciences and Agriculture
Geography
College of Liberal Arts
Applied Animal Science
Thompson School of Applied Science
Sociology
College of Liberal Arts
Political Science, MPA Program Director and Associate Provost
College of Liberal Arts
Natural Resources and the Environment
College of Life Sciences and Agriculture
Deputy Program Manager
Carsey Institute
International Development
Carsey Institute
Natural Resources Policy and Management
College of Life Sciences and Agriculture
Community Economic Development
Cooperative Extension
student projects
student projects

Students put theory into practice through a major applied project. See our students in action..

MA in Development Policy and Practice Final Project Presentations
MA in Development Policy and Practice Final Project Presentations

Students presented their final projects, covering a wide range of areas..View photos from the entire final project presentation.

Peace Corps Coverdell Fellows Partnership with UNH
Peace Corps Coverdell Fellows Partnership with UNH

Peace Corps Announces Coverdell Fellows Partnership with University of New Hampshire... Read more.

Safia all the way to Mogadishu
Safia all the way to Mogadishu

Safia's student project brought her all the way to Mogadishu, where she was featured in this article from the BBC... Read more.

About the Program

The Master of Arts in Community Development Policy and Practice is a program that prepares individuals for advanced policy- and practice-oriented work in sustainable development both in the United States and in developing countries. The program has two pathways to complete the master's degree: a 14-month pathway and a 24-month pathway. Read more

Specializations Offered

Certificate in Community Development Finance

This innovative certificate program in community development finance is designed to give both new and experienced practitioners a solid overview of the community development finance field.

Sustainable Microenterprise and Development Program

This comprehensive certificate program emphasizes a livelihoods approach to microfinance and enterprise development and is suitable for both new and mid-career practitioners.

News & Announcements

This is a program of the Center on Social Innovation and Finance at the Carsey Institute at the University of New Hampshire.