Master of Arts in Diverse Community Development Leadership
California State University-Northridge

Program Details

California State University offers an online MA in Diverse Community Development Leadership to the working professional.  By working with peers through hands-on workshops and assignments emphasizing contemporary theories of leadership, diversity, and social justice, you will become a more marketable community manager able to work from a local to global scale.  The CSUN master’s in human services will cover subjects including but not limited to:

  • Compassionate communication skills
  • Private partnerships
  • Community organization

You will enhance your skills in strategic planning, grant writing, program coordination, conflict resolution, and more through a distinct focus on organizational leadership models.  With this management skill set, you are prepared for careers in program analysis, development, marketing, promotions, social work, or public relations, with better leadership opportunities.  Become a more strategic and compassionate listener, assessing community needs with solutions to complex issues, and learn the best methods for leading diversity initiatives on an international scale with CSUN online.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

California State University-Northridge is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

Georgia, New Mexico, North Carolina, Rhode Island