Master of Nonprofit Management (M.N.M.)
The purpose of the M.N.M. is to educate students with the values, knowledge, and skills they need in the development of the whole person to enable them to impact their world. Inherent in this mission are the following fundamental imperatives:
- That all teaching be given within a distinctively Christian worldview.
- That the Word of God be honored as the final authority for life and practice.
- That justice and ethics be exalted within a context of limited government and a free market system in a global economy.
- That all of life’s tasks are sacred and are to be done as unto the Lord.
- That the education process be a collaboration with faculty and staff, helping to transform students into self-sufficient, lifelong learners.
- That course of instruction be designed and delivered to provide our graduates with the skills and knowledge needed in their chosen careers.
Program Learning Outcomes
The student will be able to:
- Analyze nonprofit principles based upon current theories or concepts.
- Recommend solutions based upon research, knowledge of the literature, or best practices.
- Integrate a Christian Worldview into nonprofit principles.
Program Specific Admissions Requirements
In addition to the general admission requirements, admission to candidacy in the Master of Nonprofit Management program requires:
- Earned baccalaureate degree or its equivalent from an institution accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (e.g., SACSCOC, TRACS, ABHE, etc.)
- An undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.00 or above (on a 4.00 scale)
- TOEFL (if applicable)
Students who do not meet the minimum Good Standing GPA requirement may be admitted on Academic Caution status. Students who have less than an undergraduate 2.50 GPA will not be admitted to the program.
A maximum of fifty-percent of the program hours may be transferred if approved and allowable, including credit from an earned degree from Liberty University on the same academic level. In order to transfer credit, students must have earned the minimum grade of B-, and courses must have been completed within 10 years of the start date of the program. No core courses may be transferred from another institution. Credits from a prior degree on the same academic level earned through Liberty University are considered transfer credits.