Master of Science in Nonprofit Leadership

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Fordham University's Master of Science in Nonprofit Leadership degree educates leaders in the nonprofit sector who want to make a significant difference to the organizations and communities they serve. This innovative degree program brings together the expertise of two top-ranked graduate schools: The Fordham Graduate Schools of Social Service and The Gabelli School of Business.

Integrating social change and social justice into the teaching of management excellence, the master’s in nonprofit leadership program is designed to give you the essential knowledge and skills to successfully manage and lead efficient and effective nonprofit organizations.

Our nonprofit leadership graduate degree program includes:

  • Full-year access to a mentor who is or was a CEO of a nonprofit organization.
  • Class schedules with the professional in mind—the one-year program is divided into three semesters with courses being taught in conveniently schedules intensive workshops and evening hours.
  • Ongoing seminar series on a wide variety of subjects by notable experts addressing contemporary issues challenging the nonprofit sector.
  • Career development to provide you with solid skills and strategies for securing successful leadership opportunities in the nonprofit sector.

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If you're ready to make a difference in your agency, community—and career—we're ready to help.