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M.P.A. Career Outlook

Seton Hall’s Master of Public Administration in Non-Profit Management (M.P.A.) program prepares you to lead with purpose in management roles in a variety of settings, including:

  • Non-Profit Management
  • Government
  • Social Service
  • Museums
  • Higher Education
  • Health Care

The field of public administration will feature an estimated 493,900 replacement jobs and 315,800 new jobs from 2012 to 2022 in addition to the 2,575,900 existing jobs in place. This landscape creates significant opportunities for highly trained professionals in this dynamic, difference-making field. To make the greatest impact as a non-profit leader and decision maker, a master’s degree is essential.

Through practical instruction, dedicated mentorship from a current professional, internship opportunities and other career resources, Seton Hall’s M.P.A. prepares students to make the most of their post-graduation job opportunities.

Sample job titles that your M.P.A. in Non-Profit Management degree could qualify you for include:

  • Executive Director of a Homeless Shelter
  • Program Director for an NGO
  • Business Manager of a Local Municipality
  • Chief of Staff for a U.S. Senator
  • Budget Analyst
  • Social and Community Services Manager
  • Fundraising Manager

While the field of non-profit leadership is competitive, Seton Hall’s M.P.A. prepares you to excel in the nation’s #17 ranked non-profit management program (U.S. News & World Report). You will learn real-world, highly applicable skills in this program accredited by NASPAA. This means that the program has undergone a rigorous mission- and outcomes-based process and has made a long-term commitment to providing the best in public service education.

Additionally the program’s curriculum is mapped to the Curriculum Guidelines of the nation’s authority on nonprofit and philanthropy curriculum, the Nonprofit Academic Centers Council (NACC). In addition to complying with the highest standards of education for the field, Seton Hall’s M.P.A. is also enhanced regularly through continuous assessment to ensure that it offers students the most current and in-demand proficiencies.

An online M.P.A. in Non-Profit Management from Seton Hall University prepares you with the leadership skills and sector understanding you need to become an effective administrator in government, social service, museums, higher education, health care or non-profit management. Advance your career while making a difference. Contact an Online Admissions Counselor at (844) 823-1198 to learn more or request more information.