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College of Humanities & Social Sciences

M.A. in Nonprofit Management

Brian Greene, CEO of the Nation's Largest Food Bank and UHD Adjunct Professor Lectures on "Why Taco Bell Provides Better Customer Service Than Your Non-Profit Organization"


Master of Arts in NonProfit Management
Online Degre​​e Program

The Master of Arts in Nonprofit Management is a multidisciplinary program that prepares recent college graduates as well as mid- and senior-level administrators to manage and lead non-profit organizations of all types. The program focuses on these skills:
  • Evaluation, assessment and strategic planning
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Program management
  • Fund-raising, revenue generation and grant wr​iting
  • Hum​​​an resources​
  • Marketing and social media
  • Law and ethics
  • Leadership, board development and team building

Designed by the leaders of Houston’s most prominent nonprofit organizations and UHD faculty, the MANPM program focuses on experiential learning and team building. Every course presents opportunities for students to get hands-on experience practicing learned skills.

Students can complete a graduate degree in non-profit management completely online at UHD. Online courses accommodate the schedules of students who work full-time. Traditional face-to-face courses may be introduced later, dependent on student demand. 

Admission ​Requirements
Graduate Handbook

Completed application materials should be received by:
Fall - July 15
Summer - April 20

Last updated 3/22/2017 2:00 AM