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Nonprofit Studies

University of Richmond

12 months
1330 USD/year
1330 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 alternative credits


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 include a recommender who can attest to the candidate’s academic ability and potential as a graduate student and from supervisors who can attest to the candidate’s demonstrated leadership ability. At least one of the recommendations should come from a nonprofit perspective.
  • File a Graduate Application with the School and submit the non-refundable $50 graduate application fee
  • Have official transcripts from all colleges and/or universities where college work was attempted forwarded directly to the School
  • Have official TOEFL scores sent 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1330 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 665 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    1330 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 665 USD per semester during 12 months.

Tuition per semester hour.

Living costs for Richmond

1071 - 1750 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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