Nonprofit Administration

University of Notre Dame

14 months
43638 USD/year
43638 USD/year
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 Strengthen your Servant Heart. Broaden your Business Mind. Make a Greater Impact. The Nonprofit Administration program is offered at University of Notre Dame .


 As an Executive Master of Nonprofit Administration (EMNA) student at University of Notre Dame , you will gain a solid business education and acquire insights and strategies to elevate your organization into a more effective and sustainable force for good.

Each cohort develops a tight bond fostered by shared experiences and the collective desire to influence transformative change. You will work alongside peers who all have the same desire to "do something."

Every day you are exposed to suffering and hardship all over the world—things that make you stop and think "someone really needs to do something." As an Nonprofit Administration grad, YOU can be that someone.

Career Development

  • Take your career to the next level, serve a greater good.
  • According to The Economist, Mendoza’s alumni network ranks No. 4 in the world in alumni effectiveness and No. 9 in potential to network.
  • Enhance your sphere of influence by connecting with experienced nonprofit classmates-all of whom share your desire to do meaningful work. Grow in and out of the classroom with faculty passionate about and dedicated to nonprofit management.
  • While more than 90% of students are employed full-time, individualized career services and alumni job-postings are available.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting for the NFP
  • Decision Analysis & Statistics
  • Economics of NFP Enterprises
  • Ethics in Nonprofit Organizations
  • Field Project
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Legal Environment
  • Management Communication
  • Marketing for Nonprofits
  • Nonprofit Management; Leading with Social Impact
  • Planning & Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 14 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




42 alternative credits


  • Fully structured
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

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 Executive Master of Nonprofit Administration program is currently accepting applications for admission with the following deadlines. There is limited space in this program. We encourage applying as soon as possible for admission to the summer cohort.

• A Bachelor’s degree• Official transcript(s)• Official scores from the TOEFL®, PTE®, or IELTS® required of all non-U.S. citizen applicants (and U.S. citizen applicants, who have lived/studied extensively in other countries)• Resume• Two recommendations (requested by e-form within the application)• Complete online application• At least two years full-time, post-baccalaureate nonprofit experience in the management of people, projects or budget units• Official scores from the GMAT® or GRE®; waiver option available within application• Interview dependent upon qualifications

Tuition Fee

  • International

    43638 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43638 USD per year and a duration of 14 months.
  • National

    43638 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43638 USD per year and a duration of 14 months.


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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Nonprofit Administration
University of Notre Dame