| ACADEMICS | Graduate School | Graduate Programs | Master of Science in Nonprofit Managemenrt
Program Coordinator: Dr. Shiko GathuoPhone: 508-929-8892Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgAdmission Requirements:For general admission requirements for graduate study please go to: http://worcester.edu/Graduate/Shared%20Documents/graduateadmissions.aspxIn addition to the general requirements, applicants to the Nonprofit Management program are selected on the basis of established experience in the nonprofit and public sectors as well as their career goals as articulated in their application essays.
Elective CoursesStudents may choose any two electives offered in the program. They may also choose to do an Independent Study and/or an internship. The Independent Study and the Internship count as elective credits. Only one Independent Study may be taken during the student’s program of study. All electives, the Independent Study, and the Internship are three (3) credits each.Thesis ProjectNM 990: Action Research (3 credits), NM 980: Thesis I (1 credit), and NM 981: Thesis II (4 credits) constitute the Nonprofit Management program’s master’s thesis project. Students may take Action Research after completing five (5) core courses. Thesis I must be taken concurrently with Action Research. Thesis II is taken after the successful completion of Action Research and Thesis I.