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MS in Nonprofit Management & Philanthropy

100% Online or Blended (Online/On Campus) Courses

Make a Difference:
In Your Career and Your Mission

Enrolling Now, Classes Begin October 23, 2017


Our graduate degree in Nonprofit Management & Philanthropy is relevant, practical, and focused entirely on nonprofit management and leadership. We provide you with the tools to lead in areas such as Strategic Management, Financial Decision-Making, Board Governance, and Resource Development. So when the opportunity arises to take the lead, you’ll be ready.

The depth of content in our program is unique. It is student-centered providing the opportunity to network with like-minded peers and taught from the nonprofit perspective; providing you with a self-awareness to gain a greater understanding of the nonprofit sector and the skills to be an effective leader in a nonprofit organization.

Why Do Students Choose Bay Path?

BAY PATH UNIVERSITY continues to be RECOGNIZED BY THEBESTSCHOOLS.ORG and BESTCOLLEGEREVIEWS.COM as being one of the top ten BEST ONLINE MASTER’S IN nonprofit management DEGREE PROGRAMS IN THE COUNTRY! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION. 
The MS in Nonprofit Management & Philanthropy has also been rated as one of the top ten most affordable online Master's in Nonprofit Management in the country! CLICK HERE for more information. 
  • Classes start every October, February and June
  • 36 credit program: 8 core course and 4 electives
  • Course schedule offered completely online or a combination of online and campus courses (offered in Longmeadow, Massachusetts)
  • Collaborate with a network of like-minded professionals in a small classroom environment
  • Courses are taught by faculty with significant industry experience
  • Students are mentored throughout the degree by a trusted program adviser
  • Accelerated 8 week format can be taken full or part-time 
  • Students usually complete their degree in 1-2 years, see program outcomes
  • Receives high accolades from our students, see what they are saying
  • Students have access to online and on-ground support and academic resources 
  • Establish the knowledge base necessary for you to earn the CFRE certificate
  • Scholarships and Financial Aid are available
  • No GRE or GMAT required
Students can earn points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or re-certification. LEARN MORE