The global community development concentration will prepare you for community development social work careers in an increasingly globalized world. The global community development concentration incorporates an assets- and strengths-based focus, and it emphasizes best practices for both international and domestic community development work. You will be prepared to engage in macro-level social work practice aimed at mobilizing systemic change to promote stable, healthy and sustainable communities.
The global community development concentration prepares you for employment in human service agencies, non-governmental organizations and government programs that are engaged in international and/or domestic community development. You may select domestic or international field placement sites based on your career interests.