Achieve business competencies that propel your leadership abilities in the nonprofit sector and beyond with this MBA in Nonprofit Management degree. The program will expand on the necessary strategic- and creative-thinking skills that will allow you to stand out in today’s kinetic and evolving nonprofit environment. Through our specialized business administration curriculum — developed and updated in collaboration with students and experienced industry leaders — you’ll expand your current body of knowledge to assess the current and future needs of the nonprofit field.
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This program is offered in collaboration with JWU’s College of Business and is also available at our Providence campus.
- 2 Years to complete your degree
- 8-week course length
- 16:1 student to faculty ratio
- 97.7% career outcomes rate
- 100% Online career-focused curriculum
Upon completion of the program, graduates are expected to:
- Gather, interpret and analyze research to inform decision-making at operational and strategic levels of an organization.
- Use advanced communication skills and awareness of cultural differences in global and domestic business interactions.
- Analyze problems from a diverse perspective, propose effective solutions and evaluate the impact of executive decisions.
- Access and evaluate business entities, taking into account cross-functional environments as they affect ethical decision-making in domestic and global organizations.
- Apply appropriate decision-making processes and skills to effectively manage nonprofit organizations.
- Earn your Nonprofit Management MBA degree at your own pace, in as few as 15 months with our accelerated schedule
- Benefit from curriculum informed by today’s nonprofit employers — learn the skills they’re looking for
- Take advantage of four convenient start dates that allow you to begin when you are ready
- Learn from faculty with years of real-world experience in the nonprofit sector
- If you have a GPA of 2.85 or higher, you are not required to take the GMAT. For more on graduate admissions requirements, click here
- Business Policy and Strategy
- Financial Management and Budgeting in Nonprofit Organizations
- Program Evaluation
- Financial Reporting and Control
- And more
*Graduates of this program will earn a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.
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