M.A. Blended

Nonprofit Leadership Studies

University of Lynchburg

24 months
572 USD/credit 8580 USD/year
572 USD/credit 8580 USD/year
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The M.A. in Nonprofit Leadership Studies program offered by University of Lynchburg will prepare existing or aspiring nonprofit practitioners to use leadership and management tools to create high-performing nonprofit organizations. 


The Nonprofit Leadership Studies program offered by University of Lynchburg focused on applied learning – transfer of knowledge from theory to practice. 

Our program helps students demonstrate knowledge in theories of leadership and management, apply innovative practices to improve efficiency and effectiveness in nonprofits, design, implement and evaluate policies and practice.


  • Executive Director
  • Program Coordinator
  • Program Manager
  • Director of Development

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Leadership 
  • History and Foundation of Nonprofits and Management
  • Strategic Communications and Public Relations
  • Change and Organizing in the Community
  • Nonprofit Finance
  • Leadership Research, Evaluation, and Analytics
  • Leading in a Digital Environment
  • Leading Boards and Staff
  • Fundraising and Grant Writing 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online or downloadable paper master’s degree application.
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who are familiar with your academic performance and/or work experience.
  • Personal essay (300-500 words) outlining: 1) your motivation for pursuing a graduate degree, and 2) your career goals and how the graduate program will help meet those goals.
  • Financial Resources Verification
  • Certificate of Finances
  • Official transcripts documenting receipt of a bachelor’s degree and any other transcripts reflecting relevant college work.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 572 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 572 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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