Ashford University

MA in Human Services - Nonprofit Management

Address:

8620 Spectrum Center Blvd.

San Diego, CA 92123

United States

Phone:

1-800-242-4153

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MA in Human Services - Nonprofit Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

Serve a greater purpose. Earn your Master of Arts in Human Services at Ashford University. This degree program allows you to embody the values of the human service profession – its history, ethics, and professional standards. You will learn to guide the work of others while understanding the different values, goals, and lifestyles of service consumers and employees. Navigate the structure and operations of service organizations as you develop your own management skills, including grant-writing, planning, and managing budgets. Learn to implement information systems and lead people. Your challenging courses include an integrative project, in which you apply your knowledge in a practical way to solve human-service problems. The degree includes specializations in Mental Health Administration, Nonprofit Management, and a Standard Program of Study.

Nonprofit Management Specialization

Rise to new heights when you attain your Master of Arts in Human Services, Nonprofit Management Specialization from Ashford University. This specialization focuses on the application of best practices in the management of human-service nonprofit organizations. Explore nonprofits’ structure, performance, and evolution. Discover how volunteers are most effectively used, and the common issues associated with volunteer help. Learn what social capital is and how it is associated with related concepts such as social networks and human capital.

Accreditation:

Ashford University is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001 www.wscuc.org

Facts & Figures

Classification: Baccalaureate College—Liberal Arts

Locale: Fringe Town

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