Program Information

School: Algoma University
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Community Organization and Advocacy
Development Economics and International Development
Description: Community Development is a three-year interdisciplinary degree that includes required courses in Community, Economic, and Social Development (CESD) and Social Work. Community Development Practitioners work alongside people in communities to effect change by helping to identify common concerns and solutions, and build relationships with organizations and those in positions of power. This program includes a 150-hour field placement in third-year that will link community development concepts, values, and theories to practice. Our program has a special focus on northern, rural, remote, and Indigenous communities.
URL: Community Development at Algoma University
Course Based: Yes
Length: 3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $18,057

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 65

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • Grade12 English

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 90] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 213]