Nonprofit Leadership

Oklahoma City University

12 months
520 USD/credit
520 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Master of Arts in Nonprofit Leadership or the Master of Arts in Nonprofit Leadership (Arts Administration) at Oklahoma City University is the door that opens your career in serving others. 


Nonprofit organizations are fast becoming a powerful 3rd sector of our world, standing beside business and government in securing health, safety, and quality of life for our citizens. It is servant leadership in its purest form.

The OCU department of Sociology is the perfect home for this unique program that deals with society’s most critical work of serving people.If you invest in this Master of Arts in Nonprofit Leadership at Oklahoma City University as part of your education, you will learn:

  • The kind of leadership necessary to successfully inspire and guide staff and volunteers in creating a world class organization.
  • The special skills needed to maintain proper financial, legal, and programmatic accountability in your nonprofit organization.
  • How to create high quality service through programs that meet and exceed the needs of those you serve.
  • How to let the world know about your organization through marketing that gets the message across.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Sociological Foundations of Nonprofits 
  • Resource Mobilization and Development
  • Nonprofit Financial Oversight
  • Strategic Planning and Program Development for Nonprofits
  • Marketing for Nonprofits

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We strongly recommend applying at least six weeks before the start of the semester.




36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

The following documents are required for admission to Oklahoma City University and should be uploaded as part of your online application.

  • Online Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • Academic Records (Transcripts, Mark Sheets, Grade Sheets, etc.)
  • Proof of English Proficiency
  • Financial Statement of Support
  • Original Personal Statement
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • CV or Resume
  • Additional Required Documents

Tuition Fee

  • International

    520 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 520 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    520 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 520 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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