The Master of Arts in Nonprofit Management and Leadership (MA NML) is an advanced professional degree for those desiring careers as leaders of nonprofit organizations. The curriculum includes applied coursework and up to 600 hours of internship.

The School of Social Work co-sponsors the Institute for Nonprofit Organizations. The institute offers the M.A. degree in nonprofit organizations.

Degree Awarded: MA

Degree Code: MA_NPML

The Institute for Nonprofit Organization provides an interdisciplinary group of graduate teaching, research, and service programs at UGA that focus upon improving the leadership and effectiveness of nonprofit organizations. The Institute offers an array of opportunities for students, professionals, and scholars of nonprofit organizations as well as those seeking careers in them. It prepares students with knowledge and skills necessary for careers in nonprofit organizations, and it develops and disseminates knowledge to strengthen the effectiveness of those already in leadership positions. Want to learn more? Click on Admissions, MNPO – Program Overview, or Nonprofit Community, or search via Google.

School/College: School of Social Work

279 Williams Street
Athens, GA 30602-7016


Academic Department: MA in Nonprofit Management & Leadership

MA NML Program Office
279 Williams Street
Athens, GA 30602-7016

Graduate Coordinator: Joon Choi

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