MBA in Not-for-Profit Management

Concordia University Chicago MBA in Not-for-Profit Management

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Managing a successful not-for-profit organization is very similar to managing a business. Concordia University Chicago’s MBA with a concentration of not-for-profit management addresses the unique attributes of a not-for-profit organization while providing a solid business foundation in areas such as management, finance and marketing. Our academic history is deeply rooted in preparing students to serve others, and our professors exemplify this tradition.

Learning Objectives

Concordia University Chicago's not-for-profit management MBA gives students a grounding in the unique legal structure and mission of not-for-profit organizations. Students learn about the rules regarding board formation and governance, grant writing and funding sources. A key objective is to build students skills to the point where they can successfully complete a capstone project on grant writing, management, and evaluation.

Career Possibilities

Concordia-Chicago's MBA in not-for-profit management will prepare you to serve in areas such as the arts, community development, renewable resources, and social services.

  • executive director
  • corporate partnerships manager
  • program director
  • director of advancement
  • director of outreach
  • director of development