Nonprofit Studies, Master | University of Richmond | Richmond, United States
12 months
665 USD/credit 19950 USD/year
665 USD/credit 19950 USD/year
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Nonprofit Studies from University of Richmond offers an advanced level of knowledge and leadership development for nonprofit managers, for those seeking to transition from positions in the corporate sector and for those who seek to lead or establish a nonprofit organization.


At Nonprofit Studies from University of Richmond  students will able to provide both theoretical knowledge and applied, practical experience in the classroom.

Graduates with Nonprofit Studies from University of Richmond will:

  • gain a thorough understanding of the nonprofit sector and address key aspects of nonprofit leadership and management.
  • have an opportunity to specialize on a focused nonprofit function, including social entrepreneurship and program evaluation combined with mission alignment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding the Nonprofit Sector
  • Financial Management and Budget Development
  • Law, Ethics and Governance
  • Resource Development and Promotion
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Assessment and Program Evaluation
  • Social Entrepreneurship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university (or international equivalent)
  • A grade point average of 3.0 or higher on all college or university academic work attempted
  • Successful interview with the program chair or designee
  • The three letters of recommendation should be substantive regarding the applicant’s potential to be successful as a graduate student and professional in the nonprofit sector. Letters should be written by those who have supervised or held responsibility for evaluating the applicant’s academic, professional, or nonprofit-related activities. At least one of the recommendations should come from a nonprofit perspective.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 665 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    19950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 665 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Richmond

1071 - 1750 USD /month
Living costs

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