General Program

Our MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership General Program blends academic theory with hands-on experience so you can explore and learn how to apply appropriate strategies within the nonprofit sector. Gain the management and organizational skills you need to lead diverse and complex nonprofit organizations or to serve as a social change agent in local and global communities.

Completion Requirements

  • 48 total quarter credits
    • Foundation course (3 cr.)
    • Core courses (40 cr.)
    • Capstone course (5 cr.)

This sequence represents the minimum time to completion. Time to completion will vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 855-646-5286.

Courses

Each 11-week course is delivered in a prescribed sequence.
Quarter Course Code Course Credits
Quarter 1 Course Code NPMG 6116 Course Foundations for Graduate Study Credits (3 cr.)
Quarter 1 Course Code NPMG 6200 Course Introduction to the Nonprofit Sector Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 2 Course Code NPMG 6405 Course Ethics and Social Justice Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 2 Course Code NPMG 6420 Course Organizational Management and Leadership Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 3 Course Code NPMG 6435 Course Human Resource Management: Building a Capable Workforce Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 3 Course Code NPMG 6451 Course Board Governance and Volunteer Management Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 4 Course Code NPMG 6465 Course Strategic Planning: Collaboration, Cooperation, and Coordination Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 4 Course Code NPMG 6480 Course Applied Research and Evaluation Methods Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 5 Course Code NPMG 6461 Course Resource Development Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 5 Course Code NPMG 6910 Course MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership Capstone Credits (5 cr.)
Our MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership General Program blends academic theory with hands-on experience so you can explore and learn how to apply appropriate strategies within the nonprofit sector.
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