Today's nonprofit leaders work in a dynamic and changing environment to provide strong and effective leadership to their organizations while maintaining the caring, compassionate environment necessary to support their missions. To achieve that balance, many nonprofit managers find it useful to upgrade their management skills. That is the goal of the Master of Science (M.S.) in Nonprofit Management degree program, created specifically for nonprofit professionals and those entering the nonprofit sector. The program combines the strengths and competencies of nonprofit organizations with best practices in management. You will be able to apply the principles learned to real-world situations in the workplace. This program is offered exclusively online.
Faculty from RMU's highly respected School of Business and from the field integrate the theoretical with the practical by drawing on their own experience and expertise. The 30-credit degree program is offered online and provides a rich context in which students can explore examples and practices in the nonprofit sector.
- Fundamentals of Nonprofit Management
- Leadership & Management
- Current Issues in Human Resource Management
- Marketing Management for Nonprofit Organizations
- Fundamentals of Strategic Management for Nonprofit Organizations
- Development Strategies for Nonprofit Organizations
- Legal Issues and Governance in Nonprofit Organizations
- Finance & Accounting for Nonfinancial Managers
- Organizational Behavior
Program Requirements and Prerequisite Courses
Students who did not complete undergraduate coursework in certain business areas may be required to take prerequisite courses. The program director will evaluate your transcript to determine which courses you need. The following two-credit Pre-MBA courses fulfill M.S. in Nonprofit Management prerequisites:
- Accounting Interactive
- Finance Interactive
- Statistics-Based Interactive
To learn more about our Master of Science (M.S.) in Nonprofit Management degree program, please call us at (800) 216-1347 or fill out the form on the right.