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Nonprofit Administration

Lindenwood University

12 months
540 USD/credit 16200 USD/year
540 USD/credit 16200 USD/year
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Lindenwood University’s Master of Arts degree in Nonprofit Administration will prepare you for an exciting career improving the lives of countless others.


From raising funds for cancer research to helping families affected by poverty, non-profit organizations are dedicated to making the world a better place, one person at a time. This growing field has led to a rising need for managers with the knowledge and experience to lead the many services that non-profits provide.

You’ll learn from faculty whose real world experience in the non-profit sector enhances the personalized guidance and one-on-one attention you’ll receive from them. Gain highly coveted skills in grantwriting, fundraising, financial management, and marketing, all of which are currently in high demand among non-profits.

Lindenwood University Non-Profit Administration Faculty

The faculty in Nonprofit Administration are accomplished researchers, managers, and consultants who are dedicated to sharing their firsthand knowledge and years of experience in the field. Their small, more intimate classes enable you to form meaningful mentoring relationships with them and let your voice be heard in class discussions. With connections to a wide range of non-profit organizations in the area, our faculty are great at helping you find the perfect internship and introducing you to other professionals in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundraising and Revenue Generation
  • Strategic Governance and Volunteer Management
  • Leadership Trends and Issues in Nonprofit Organizations
  • Starting and Managing a Nonprofit Organization
  • Grantwriting and Proposal Preparation
  • Nonprofit Budgeting and Financial Management
  • Strategic Planning & Performance Measurement for Nonprofit Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH
  • 30-37


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Current résumé
  • Letter of intent, including a personal statement regarding your interest in the program and career goals
  • Official undergraduate transcript(s), as well as official transcript(s) from any graduate school(s) attended with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • GMAT is not required. Applicants with a lower GPA, however, may submit official GMAT or GRE scores in lieu of the 3.0 GPA requirement. Admission based on GMAT or GRE scores is granted to students who have an official minimum GMAT score of 500 or combined GRE scores of 300. Scores should less than five years old at the time of application. Applicants who do not meet the GPA, GMAT, or GRE thresholds may be considered for further evaluation and an interview may be required. Please discuss options with your enrollment counselor.
  • 3 letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 540 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    16200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 540 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • Online: Cost per Credit $555

Living costs for Saint Charles

800 - 1300 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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