The University of San Francisco Nonprofit Administration degree program draws from key partnerships with non-governmental organizations (NGOs), nonprofits, foundations and entrepreneurs involved in international development and global engagement.
The curriculum combines practical, hands-on and real-world organizational projects with innovative methods, approaches, and tools in social, environmental and economic impact assessment.
Graduates with Nonprofit Administration from University of San Francisco will be able to:
- Develop nonprofit sector knowledge: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the past, present, and future trends of the nonprofit sector across organizations, policies, and sectors in the U.S. and internationally.
- Develop social sector values: Demonstrate strategic, appreciative, and critical thinking to articulate and discern social sector values for the promotion of just, inclusive, prosperous, responsible, and sustainable communities.
- Apply nonprofit management competencies: Apply principles and approaches of nonprofit management to problem-solve using strategic planning, board governance, resource development, financial administration, human resource management, legal compliance, nonprofit marketing, program evaluation, policy and advocacy.
- Apply systemic solutions: Apply nonprofit management skills and leadership competencies for the promotion of cross-sector collaborations, social value creation, and systemic solutions.
- Integrate nonprofit ethical leadership: Demonstrate ethical leadership capacity and ethical reasoning for nonprofit leadership, global responsibility, social accountability, and ethical decision-making.
- Integrate social impact analysis: Demonstrate evaluative capacity benefiting organizational development, organizational learning, organizational effectiveness, and organizational sustainability for social impact and social innovation.
- Nonprofit Ethical Leadership
- Nonprofit Strategic Governance
- Nonprofit Fundraising & Philanthropy
- Nonprofit Finance & Accountability
- Nonprofit Marketing & Communication
- Social Impact Analysis
- Nonprofit Data Analysis
- Negotiation and Conflict Management
- Humanitarian Emergency Management
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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Admission is rolling. Applications received after final deadlines will be reviewed on a space-available basis.
DisciplinesBusiness Administration Management Studies Public Administration View 663 other Masters in Public Administration in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Official Transcript(s) –Upload copies of transcripts from each accredited college or university attended to the online application.
- Letters of Recommendation –Two letters of recommendation are required
- Statement of Purpose or Essay
- Self-Evaluation (Optional)
- Two years of work experience preferred for part-time program
International43200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.
National43200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for San Francisco
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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