Nonprofit Leadership

Robert Morris University

M.Sc. Online
840 USD/credit
840 USD/credit
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The specialized Nonprofit Leadership track of the M.S. in Organizational Leadership explores the analytical and practical skills that are necessary for supervising teams in the nonprofit sector. 


Coursework addresses topics appropriate to a wide range of nonprofit positions, such as philanthropic work, program evaluation, fundraising, fiscal management, community outreach, and development.The program is available fully online or as a hybrid of online and weekly classes at RMU Downtown. A 12-credit Nonprofit Leadership certificate program is also available.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Leadership & Followership
  • Resource Development in Nonprofit Organizations
  • Leading Social Change

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Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits



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

  • Apply online for free
  • All applicants must submit official transcripts of all undergraduate course work and graduate course work, if applicable.
  • Official test scores applicable to the program of choice should be requested from ETS (GMAT, GRE) or the Psychology Corporation (MAT) and sent directly to the Office of Graduate Admissions.
  • Certain programs require additional materials to be submitted and an interview with the Program Director. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    840 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 840 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    840 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 840 USD per credit and a duration of  .


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