• Admission Requirements for the Master in Nonprofit Management

    To apply for admission to the Master in Nonprofit Management graduate school degree program, please submit the following:

    • Online application (no fee).
    • One- to two-page personal statement typewritten and double-spaced detailing:
      • why you have chosen Hamline University
      • how the degree program will help you meet your career goals
      • which concentrations or policy areas interest you and why
    • Professional résumé or curriculum vitae.
    • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate work. If your transcripts are in a language other than English, you must submit both the original and an official or a certified course by course English translation. The Hamline University School of Business reserves the right to require applicants to have their academic records evaluated by an academic credential evaluator.
    • Two letters of recommendation written by people familiar with your academic and/or professional history and detailing your specific qualifications to pursue advanced study. Letters from family members are unacceptable.
    • Writing sample of your academic or work-related writing typewritten, at least three pages in length, written in the last two years, and written solely by you.

    Apply Online

    Send remaining materials to:
    Office of Graduate Admission
    Hamline University
    1535 Hewitt Avenue, MS-A1710
    Saint Paul, MN 55104


    If you have questions or experience trouble completing the online application, contact Graduate Admission at 651-523-2900 or gradprog@hamline.edu.