14 months
44520 USD/year
44520 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Executive Master of Nonprofit Administration (EMNA) degree at University of Notre Dame was created to fulfill the needs of full-time nonprofit employees and experienced professionals transitioning to the sector. 


About this Degree

Nonprofit Administration (EMNA) students have a minimum of two years work experience, the motivation to improve their business acumen and a desire to change the world. On average, students have 12 years of nonprofit work experience.

When you graduate from the EMNA program from University of Notre Dame, you’ll not only receive a degree from a legendary nonprofit university renowned for advancing the greater good, you will join a powerful alumni network that can help you affect even more change—no matter the challenges you’ll address in the sector.


Improve your business acumen, improve the world.

As a student in the EMNA program, you will earn a degree from a nationally ranked school of business and acquire insights and strategies to expand the impact of any nonprofit organization with which you choose to work.

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

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 14 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


42 SCH



Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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 the application
  • Interview dependent upon qualifications
  • Application fee of $50

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44520 USD per year during 14 months.
  • National

    44520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44520 USD per year during 14 months.

Living costs for South Bend

885 - 1432 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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