Why study international development?
- To develop an understanding of development issues from a multi-disciplinary perspective including diverse methodological approaches.
- To critically evaluate international development paradigms, discourses, practices, and theories.
- To engage in research and applied scholarship around themes of international development.
- To be prepared for professional activities in the field of international development.
The Macalester Development Group is student-led and funds students who want to conduct a development project.