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  • Make your cause your career.

    Theory meets practice with Hamline’s Master of Nonprofit Management. You’ll immediately apply the skills learned in class to your current work, preparing you to manage the complex financial and strategic challenges facing nonprofit organizations.

    With a nonprofit management degree from Hamline, you will:

    • Develop your expertise and expand your network while working with an array of instructors and nonprofit executives from organizations such as the LifeSource, Amherst H. Wilder Foundation, and Goodwill-Easter Seals.

    • 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 one of just 50 programs globally recognized for its excellence in nonprofit management education by the Nonprofit Academic Centers Council.

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    Nonprofit management degree overview

    Balance work and school

    Take courses one night per week at our Saint Paul campus. Two courses per semester (eight weeks each).

    Start sooner

    Begin your master’s in January or August/September.

    Finish faster

    You can complete your nonprofit management master's degree in as few as 24 months.

  • Courses

    Courses focusing on topics such as strategic planning for nonprofit organizations and data analytics and decision making give you the best preparation to lead today’s nonprofits.

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  • Affordable Tuition

    Earn your master’s degree at a price you can afford. Learn more about tuition and fees for your nonprofit management degree.

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  • Scholarships

    Your education could become even more affordable. Find out if you're eligible for one of several scholarships and tuition discounts.

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  • Career Opportunity

    Wages and jobs are all on the rise in the nonprofit sector. And, as more nonprofit executives retire, the opportunities to lead continue to increase, making an advanced degree great preparation and a point of distinction in the workplace.

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