The Master of Science in Nonprofit Leadership requires a minimum of 33 credit hours for graduation. The program requires all of the classes listed below, with the possible exception of NPL 605, which may be waived, at the Director’s discretion, for those who have at least five years in the nonprofit sector in a senior leadership position. The decision to waive this class will be determined at the time of admission based on the required documents submitted with the application. If you are waived out of this first class, you must take another graduate level class, approved by the Program Director.
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Successful completion of all required courses within a seven-year period is required for graduation. Additionally and importantly, all students must have a cumulative minimum grade point average of 3.0 to graduate.
Nonprofit Governance and Leadership
Nonprofit Financial Management
Fund Development for Nonprofits
Strategic Planning for Nonprofit Leaders
Law and Ethics in the Nonprofit Sector
Program Evaluation for Nonprofit Leaders
NPL 640/MBA 810:
Self-Assessment for Leadership
Marketing for Nonprofits
Issues and Trends in the Nonprofit Sector
Capstone Project (Independent Study)