Skills For Tomorrow

Professional development
for development professionals

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Welcome to Skills For Tomorrow 2018: Professional Development for Development Professionals

The global development sector is constantly evolving. Whether you are just starting out or a seasoned pro, professionals looking to keep up in this dynamic career need to be lifelong learners. Skills for Tomorrow is an initiative dedicated to helping you stay on top of the latest trends impacting careers and explore the various ways you can upskill, be it with a traditional degree program, an online certificate, or hands-on-experience.

Enjoy exploring the site to get ahead on what successful development pros need to know and how to learn it.

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Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA)

The Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA) brings together leading graduate schools worldwide which specialize in international affairs. We make it easy for prospective students and employers to connect with APSIA members. We advance global understanding, prosperity, and peace through the people and ideas shaped by our schools.

Arizona State University

Arizona State University is redesigning professional development for current and future leaders, experts and professionals across the globe. ASU works with organizations, companies and individual practitioners to develop innovative, customized approaches to make the highest quality education and training opportunities accessible to lifelong learners worldwide.

Duke Center for International Development (DCID) at Duke University

Don’t just learn. Lead. The Duke Center for International Development at Duke University offers a flexible, interdisciplinary master’s program for mid-career professionals and government officials who are ready to broaden their knowledge and advance their careers international development policy. The Center also offers short- term executive education programs each summer.

MPA/ID Program at Harvard Kennedy School

The Master in Public Administration/International Development (MPA/ID) Program at Harvard Kennedy School is designed to prepare leaders in international development. It is an economics-centered, multi-disciplinary program, combining rigorous training in analytical and quantitative methods with emphasis on policy and practice.

University of Southern California's Master of Public Health

The University of Southern California's Master of Public Health Online program is a carefully designed blend of theory, research and hands-on experience that will prepare you for solving today’s and tomorrow’s public health challenges. Become apart of a growing alumni base of over 400,000 Trojans creating change all over the world.

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