• MBA-Nonprofit Management Dual Degree Program

    The Hamline University Dual Degree Program in Business Administration and Nonprofit Management allows you to save time and money while completing two graduate degree programs: Master in Business Administration, and Master in Nonprofit Management.

    The Dual Degree Program in Business Administration and Nonprofit Management helps working professionals develop the core competencies they need to succeed and lead in today's diverse business and nonprofit environments.

    If you are interested in two masters degrees, many students find the sequential degrees a better option.  For more information, please visit the Sequential Degrees page.

    Who is the Program for?

    The Dual Degree Program in Business Administration and Nonprofit Management is for professionals interested in understanding the intersections of the business and nonprofit sectors.

    Program Requirements

    Students in the program complete 10 Nonprofit core courses and then take 24 credits of MBA courses across four semesters.  Coursework is completed with an additional 8 credits that can come from MBA or Nonprofit courses

    Nonprofit Management Courses

    • Fundamentals of Nonprofit Organizations
    • Organizational Theory & Behavior
    • Financial Management for Nonprofits
    • Law for Nonprofit Organizations
    • Governance & Planning
    • Fundraising for Nonprofits
    • Capstone for Nonprofits
    • Human Resources for Nonprofits
    • Research Methods
    • Elective

    MBA Courses

    • Module 2
      • Financial Accounting
      • Managerial Accounting
      • Managerial Economics
    • Module 3
      • Managerial Finance
      • Marketing Management
      • Managing the Global Marketplace
    • Module 5
      • Strategic Financial Analysis
      • Strategic Management & Capstone/Field Study Part I
    • Module 6
      • Strategic Management & Capstone/Field Study Part II


    The program curriculum provides students with the core knowledge and competencies required for success in the business and nonprofit sectors.


    Dual Degree students may be awarded on scholarship for each program of study (MBA and MNM) at time of admission. Students must apply for the discounts when applying for admission. See our list of MBA Scholarship Opportunities and the Master of Nonprofit Management Scholarships for additional information. 

    More Information

    If have questions or need additional information, you may contact the Hamline University Office of Graduate Admissions by at 651-523-2900 or gradprog@hamline.edu.