MNO FAQ

The Mandel School offers a Master of Nonprofit Organizations (MNO) and a Certificate in Nonprofit Management (CNM).

The MNO program is 39 credit hours.

The CNM is a 15 credit hour program. The CNM may be completed as a stand-alone certificate or part of the MNO or MSSA programs.

The MNO program was founded 30 years ago. Case Western Reserve University was one of the first schools in the country to offer a graduate program in Nonprofit Management.

Yes, you may complete the MNO and CNM programs part-time. Part-time students typically take 3-7 credits per semester.

You can complete the MNO in one year full-time (three semesters).

Yes, the MNO and CNM programs offer fall, spring, and summer enrollment options for both part-time and full-time students.

Yes, the MNO program requires a 3 credit hour internship. The internship is a great way to gain real world experience and network in the field. This requirement may be waived if you have experience in the field.