Master On Campus

Non-Profit - Non-Governmental Organizations

Nova Southeastern University

12 months
996 USD/credit 38844 USD/year
996 USD/credit 38844 USD/year
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The M.P.A. with a concentration in Non-Profit - Non-Governmental Organizations at Nova Southeastern University will provide you with a foundation in advanced public administration skills with a focus on nonprofit and nongovernmental organizations.


Key facts:

  • The  Non-Profit - Non-Governmental Organizations curriculum offered by Nova Southeastern University is designed to help you understand the social, economic, and political context in which public decisions are made. You’ll receive instruction from faculty with public administration experience outside of the classroom, and have opportunities to work on real projects for real nonprofit organizations. What you’ll learn is practical and immediately useful.
  • In addition, you’ll benefit from being part of a program that is accredited by NASPAA, which is widely considered the global standard in public service education. Upon completion of the program, you’ll have obtained the skills necessary to lead public and community agencies, and advance your professional career.
  • With more than 40 years of experience in public administration, the Huizenga College of Business is uniquely poised to meet the needs of an expanding population and government through training and community development. The Master of Public Administration program develops skills to lead public and community agencies, as well as to understand the social, economic, and political context in which public decisions are made.
  • The M.P.A. program's curriculum has been designed to meet public sector, government, and nonprofit needs in the new millennium based on emerging theory, employee surveys, and focus groups of professional administrators. The result is one of the most current, relevant, and practically focused curriculum anywhere.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Administration in Theory and Application 
  • Entrepreneurial Governance 
  • Public Sector Statistical Analysis 
  • Public and Non-profit Strategic Management 
  • Administrative Law and Ethics in the Public Sector 
  • Public Policy Analysis 
  • Managing Information and Technology in the Public Sector
  • Public Finance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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39 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Master's Application for Admission.
  • $50 non-refundable application fee.
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities previously attended. The applicant's bachelor degree transcript must show degree conferral date in order to be evaluated for admission consideration.
  • Resume
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation from employment supervisors (Only required if students overall GPA is less than a 3.1).
  • An essay of 500-750+ words explaining why you wish to pursue the Master of Public Administration degree and how it will help to fulfill their personal and professional goals.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38844 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    38844 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Davie

900 - 1400 USD /month
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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