Master of Science in Nonprofit Management
Columbia University in the City of New York

Program Details

The online MS in Nonprofit Management degree program from Columbia University in the City of New York prepares graduates for leadership roles within mission-driven organizations in a wide variety of contexts, including global and community nonprofits, foundations, education, healthcare, the arts, or as fundraising and development experts. The curriculum is comprised of:

  • Eight core required courses which provide an overview of the nonprofit sector and its various components and required management skillsets
  • Three elective courses, in which students can focus their studies in particular areas within or outside of the nonprofit sector
  • A capstone project: a real-time, client-based group project supervised by a program faculty member designed to address high-level considerations within the field and integrate the student's knowledge gained throughout the program

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • College transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Résumé
  • Essay
  • Video essay

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education