• MNM Program Details

    Courses and Degree Requirements

    Hamline’s Master of Nonprofit Management is recognized as the premier master’s degree program in the region dedicated exclusively to practitioners and professionals in the discipline. The curriculum content combines the theories of the nonprofit management discipline with organizational practices and skills training specifically tailored to address the complexities of the nonprofit sector.

    Hamline's program is recognized by the Nonprofit Academic Centers Council for excellence in nonprofit management education. 

    Required Courses: (36 credits)

    • The Role of Nonprofits in Society
    • Leading in Organizations
    • Governance of Nonprofit Organizations
    • Strategic Planning for Nonprofit Organizations
    • Financial Management for Nonprofit Organizations
    • Fundraising for Nonprofits 
    • Data Analytics and Decision Making
    • Program Evaluation and Assessment
    • Capstone Project

    Elective Courses: (12 credits)

    Three elective courses must be chosen from among the School of Business graduate-level courses.

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  • Dual Degree Options

    Combine your MNM with another master's degree in Business Administration or Public Administration and receive hands-on training across sectors and gain the skills and experiences employers want.

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