Why minor in Nonprofit Leadership?

Application Deadlines
Aug. 16
Dec. 15
May 1

The Nonprofit Leadership program at UND is a multidisciplinary program geared toward students who want to acquire skills and enhance their qualifications for service in the nonprofit sector.

In the program, you'll developing a deep understanding of nonprofit organizations, the role of meeting human needs and the diversity of groups in society. You'll gain this knowledge through coursework as well as hands-on learning through service work in the community and internships with nonprofit organizations.

This minor is open to anyone and pairs well with majors such as:

Accreditation by NLA

The Nonprofit Leadership minor at UND is accredited by the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (NLA).

Nonprofit Leadership Highlights

  • Take courses through UND's School of Business and Public Administration, one of the top 5% of business schools in the world.

  • Gain hands-on experience by completing service work in the community or internships with nonprofit organizations.

  • Participate in the Nonprofit Leadership Student Association.

Careers in Nonprofit Leadership


Median annual salary for social and community service managers

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Employers rank leadership among the most desirable qualities in job candidates — and one of the hardest traits to identify. UND graduates have gone on to work in a variety of organizations within the social sector.

Nonprofit Leadership Minor Courses