Pathway to Success: ICT and Development Consultant / Non-Profit ICT Specialist / Civic Technologist

UMSI Courses

Mastery Courses Affiliated:

  • Civic Technology
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Digital Repository Architecture and Implementation

Fulfill all MSI requirements. Strongly recommended courses include: 

Elective courses include: 

Field Experiences & Internships

Sites where UMSI students have recently completed relevant internships include:

  • Bridges.Org, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Center for Empowerment and Economic Development, Ann Arbor, MI
  • NPower Michigan, Detroit, MI
  • Regional Environment Center, Szentendre, Hungary
  • telecentre.org, Ottawa, Canada
  • The Administration of the President of Kazakhstan, Astana, Kazakhstan
  • U.S. Department of State, Skopje, Macedonia
  • United Nations, International Telecommunication Union, Geneva, Switzerland
  • World Bank, Information Solutions Group, Washington, DC

Career Success

Recent grads have accepted positions in this area that include:

  • Associate Analyst, NERA Economic Consulting
  • Capacity Building and Training Associate, Asian Development Bank Institute
  • International Development Fellow, Catholic Relief Services Program Associate, Freedom from Hunger
  • Program Manager, First Voice International
  • Program Officer, United Nations, World Food Program
  • Resource Executive, KDU Management Development Centre

The Pathways highlighted in this section are suggested routes to desired career goals.  Other routes through the MSI curriculum are also possible.  We'll advise you on your selection of courses, internships, and activities to support your career goals.