• Master of Nonprofit Management

    Shape Your Future. Shape Our World.

    Hamline’s nonprofit management degree is the only program of its kind in the region that offers you opportunities to advance your career and better serve your community. The Hamline MNM provides theoretically-sound, practice-focused education with experienced faculty. Students immediately apply the skills learned in class to their current position. We prepare students to be strong leaders capable of meeting the complex financial and human resources challenges of the nonprofit sector.

    Why Hamline?

    With a Master of Nonprofit Management from Hamline, you will:

    • Learn from an exceptional array of instructors and nonprofit executives from such organizations as Goodwill-Easter Seals and the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits.
    • Discover how to successfully navigate the complexities of today’s nonprofits, including working with a broad range of stakeholders, while reaping the rewards of service.
    • Join a stellar network of alumni leading and working at nonprofits that include the American Red Cross, Second Harvest Heartland, Amherst H. Wilder Foundation, Be the Match, and Metropolitan Regional Arts Council.

    Program Overview

    Program Format

    • On campus eight-week terms, Saint Paul campus

    Program Begins

    • Fall or Spring

    Time to Complete

    • Two to three years, flexible to meet your needs

    Program Details

    48 credits: Course information and program details


    View current tuition rates.


    The Hamline School of Business offers Service Program Scholarships to individuals who have served in AmeriCorps, the military, Peace Corps, and Teach for America.

    Alumni Discount

    Hamline undergraduate alumni receive a 10% discount on tuition when they enroll in the MNM program.

  • Learn More

    Contact a Graduate Admission counselor and request information to learn more about pursuing a Master of Nonprofit Management.

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  • Current Student Resources


    Message from the Director

    Jeannie Fox, director of Nonprofit Management Programs, describes what Hamline's programs can do for you.


    Insight from our Graduates

    Beth Holger-Ambrose advanced her career with a Master on Nonprofit Management.


    Attend an Upcoming Info Session

    Learn from faculty and staff about the Master of Nonprofit Management graduate program at an upcoming information session.