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NonProfit Administration and Leadership

24 months
29026 USD/year
26290 USD/year
15350 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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NonProfit Administration and Leadership from Cleveland State University (CSU)  is a two-year degree designed to prepare students with knowledge of core management functions and competencies such as fundraising, financial management, human resource management, philanthropy, proposal writing, program development, program evaluation and applied management.


NonProfit Administration and Leadership from Cleveland State University (CSU) provides students with the tools to build management skills and knowledge of nonprofits in order to improve their employment opportunities, advance in their organization, or to make a career change.


  • Public Policy
  • Planning and Community Development
  • Museums
  • Health Care
  • Education
  • Arts
  • Civic
  • Social Service
  • Environmental
  • Professional Associations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Nonprofit Administration and Leadership
  • Applied Quantitative Reasoning 
  • Research Design and Program Evaluation OR  
  • Program Evaluation
  • Leadership, Management, & Organizational Behavior
  • Public Human Resources Management
  • Financial Administration and Control of Nonprofit Organizations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


39 SCH



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
4 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application with a $40 non-refundable application fee. Application fees cannot be waived or deferred.
  • Transcripts of academic work and degree certificates from each college/university attended. As a part of your application, you are required to order an evaluation of your foreign education credentials from one of our two approved servicers
  • Proof of having met at least one of the English language proficiency requirements.
  • Successful completion of CSU's IELP (Intensive English Language Program) Advanced Level
  • Completion of English language studies (Level 112) from any ELS Language Center
  • Official score report of the GRE, GMAT, or MAT if required by your department. The academic program has the option of requiring additional test requirements from applicants.
  • Letters of recommendation are required for most programs, but not all. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    29026 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14513 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    26290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13145 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    15350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7675 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Cleveland

980 - 1620 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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