Business & Management - Non-Profit Management
If you want to spend your career working for non-profit institutions, have a knack for organizing, motivating, and leading large groups of people, and envision a fulfilling career helping to make the world a more equitable, just, healthy place for all, a degree in Non-Profit Management may be a great fit for you.
Types of Degrees
Non-Profit Management students typically pursue a bachelor's degree (4 years) or master's degree (6-7 years). In this field, a bachelor's degree is required for most entry-level positions while management positions usually require a master's degree and/or years of work experience.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required, with a strong academic background helping applicants obtain acceptance into their desired school. Each school has its own specific requirements, making it important for you to explore several options before settling on a particular school.
Career Opportunities After Earning A Non-Profit Management Degree
The range of career opportunities available to someone with a degree in Non-Profit Management include:
- Social and Community Service Manager
- Human Resources Manager
- Market Research Analyst
- Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.
Post Graduate Salary Information
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary for Social and Community Service Managers was $67,150 in 2019 (1) while Human Resources Managers earned a median salary of $116,720 in 2019. (2)
Note that the average salary varies widely not only depending on career chosen, but on geographical location and employer. Conditions in your area may vary.
Careers associated with these educational opportunities often require additional degrees and certifications not offered as part of the educational opportunities presented by this website.
Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.