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MPNL - Degree Requirements

The MPNL degree consists of a minimum of 36 credit hours.

Core Courses (21 credits)

PA-660 Philanthropy and the Nonprofit Sector: History and Ethics
PA-661 Nonprofit Management
PA-662 Financial Management
PA-667 Fund Development
PA-611 Research Methods
PA-612 Human Resources in Organizations
PA-614 Organization Theory

Emphases (9 credits) - select one

(A)Community Impact
PA-666 Foundations and Strategic Grantmaking
MGT-672 Creativity and Social Entrepreneurship
PA-664 Program Evaluation

(B) Mission Advancement
PA-643 Strategic Management and Planning
PA-665 Nonprofit Boards, Trustees, Governance
PA-663 Nonprofit Organizations, Advocacy and Public Policy
    OR PA-670 International NGO management

(C) Nonprofit Healthcare
PA-630 Health Administration and Service
PA-639 Community Benefits Assessment and Management
PA-640  Marketing Health and Human Services

(D) Custom
To meet specific learning and career goals, a student may create a custom emphasis area with the guidance and approval of their advisor

Philanthropy Topics, Trends, and Thought Leaders Workshop Series (3 credits)

PA554 x3 Workshops (1-credit each)

Capstone (3 credits)

PA-669 Leadership