Management - Nonprofit

  1. Overview
  2. B.S., Management - Nonprofit Management

The nonprofit sector is big business. 

Annual charitable giving in the United States exceeds $300 billion. Managers who understand the subtle differences between managing a nonprofit versus a for-profit company are vital if these organizations are to thrive. Students are exposed to governance, marketing, finance, and human resource challenges that are unique to nonprofit organizations. 

Benefit from:

  • A curriculum that emphasizes management, marketing, and financial management
  • Learning to apply sound business principles in managing a nonprofit organization
  • Hands-on experience with technology used in business
  • Valuable, real-world experience through program-related, faculty-monitored internships or job-related assignments
  • A seamless transition between Associate’s and Bachelor’s degrees

Management - Nonprofit Management
Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S.)

Fall 2011: This program is offered online and at the Woodland Park, Woodbridge, Paramus, and Newark locations. Students at the Woodbridge, Paramus, and Newark locations may have to complete their junior and senior years at another Berkeley location or online.

Beginning Winter 2012: This program will be offered only online and at Newark and Paramus. All students matriculated in this degree program prior to Winter 2012 will have the opportunity to complete their degree at the location at which they are currently enrolled if that opportunity was available previously.


The following are B.S., Management program statistics for New Jersey in 2010-2011.

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MANAGEMENT: 11-2021 Marketing Managers, 11-2022 Sales Managers, 11-3010 Administrative Services Managers, 11-3011 Administrative Services Managers, 11-9140 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers, 11-9141 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers, 11-9190 Miscellaneous Managers, 11-9199 Managers, All Other, 13-1030 Claims Adjusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and Investigators, 13-1070 Human Resources Workers, 13-1150 Training and Development Specialists, 13-1151 Training and Development Specialists, 13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors, 13-2070 Credit Counselors and Loan Officers, 41-3010 Advertising Sales Agents, 41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents, 41-3090 Miscellaneous Sales Representatives, Services, 41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other, 43-1010 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers, 43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers, 43-3090 Miscellaneous Financial Clerks, 43-3099 Financial Clerks, All Other, 43-4050 Customer Service Representatives, 43-4051 Customer Service Representatives, 43-4130 Loan Interviewers and Clerks, 43-4131 Loan Interviewers and Clerks, 43-4140 New Accounts Clerks, 43-4141 New Accounts Clerks, 43-4160 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping, 43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping, 43-5060 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks, 43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks, 43-5070 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks, 43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks, 43-6010 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants

ENTREPRENEURSHIP: 11-2020 Marketing and Sales Managers, 11-2021 Marketing Managers, 11-2022 Sales Managers, 11-3010 Administrative Services Managers, 11-3011 Administrative Services Managers, 11-9190 Miscellaneous Managers, 11-9199 Managers, All Other, 13-1120 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners, 13-1121 Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners, 41-1010 First-Line Supervisors of Sales Workers, 41-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers, 41-1012 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers, 41-2030 Retail Salespersons, 41-2031 Retail Salespersons, 41-3090 Miscellaneous Sales Representatives, Services, 41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other, 41-4010 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, 41-4011 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products, 41-4012 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products, 41-9011 Demonstrators and Product Promoters

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT: 11-9140 Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers, 11-9190 Miscellaneous Managers, 19-4090 Miscellaneous Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, 19-4093 Forest and Conservation Technicians, 37-1010 First-Line Supervisors of Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Workers, 41-4010 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, 43-1010 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers, 43-4030 Court, Municipal, and License Clerks, 45-4010 Forest and Conservation Workers, 47-1010 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT: 11-3011 Administrative Services Managers, 11-9190 Miscellaneous Managers, 13-1070 Human Resources Workers, 13-1150 Training and Development Specialists, 41-3090 Miscellaneous Sales Representatives, Services, 41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other, 43-1010 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers, 43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers, 43-3050 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks, 43-3051 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks, 43-4061 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs, 43-4110 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan, 43-4111 Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan, 43-4160 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping, 43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping, 43-4199 Information and Record Clerks, All Other, 43-6010 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, 43-6014 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive, 43-9199 Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other

NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT: 11-1021 General and Operations Managers, 11-2021 Marketing Managers, 11-2030 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers, 11-2031 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers, 11-3010 Administrative Services Managers, 11-3011 Administrative Services Managers, 11-9151 Social and Community Service Managers, 11-9190 Miscellaneous Managers, 11-9199 Managers, All Other, 13-1030 Claims Adjusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and Investigators, 13-1070 Human Resources Workers, 13-1150 Training and Development Specialists, 13-1151 Training and Development Specialists, 13-2052 Personal Financial Advisors, 13-2070 Credit Counselors and Loan Officers, 41-3010 Advertising Sales Agents, 41-3011 Advertising Sales Agents, 41-3090 Miscellaneous Sales Representatives, Services, 41-3099 Sales Representatives, Services, All Other, 43-1010 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers, 43-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers, 43-3090 Miscellaneous Financial Clerks, 43-3099 Financial Clerks, All Other, 43-4050 Customer Service Representatives, 43-4051 Customer Service Representatives, 43-4061 Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs, 43-4140 New Accounts Clerks, 43-4141 New Accounts Clerks, 43-4160 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping, 43-4161 Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping, 43-5060 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks, 43-5061 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks, 43-5070 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks, 43-5071 Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks, 43-6010 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants

 

Q: How much will this program cost me to complete?
A: If you begin this program in 2012, your estimated total costs for the entire program are:

Tuition and fees:

$95,400


Books and supplies:

$6,140


On-campus room & board:

Not required


Q: What's included?
A:
The cost is based on completion of the program within 4 years for a Bachelor's degree (Note: Additional costs may be incurred due to individual circumstances such as specific course selections and remediation requirements). Berkeley College does offer a Tuition Freeze Program which may reduce overall tuition cost (click here for terms and conditions). Program costs include tuition and fees plus the estimated cost of textbooks and supplies. Living expenses, such as room, board, and transportation, can vary considerably and are not included in the figures above. Berkeley College does not require students to live on campus. There is optional housing available to students at either the University Centre in Newark, NJ (which has an additional estimated cost of $31,800 for 12 quarters) or housing at the White Plains location (which has an additional estimated cost of $36,600 for 12 quarters).

Q: What are my financing options to pay for the program?
A:
In addition to any grant and scholarship aid for which they are eligible, 88% of graduates used loans to finance their education. For the 2010-2011 award year, the median debt for program graduates:

Federal loans:

$28,165.98


Private educational loans:

$0


Institution Financing Plan:

$0


Q: How long will it take me to complete this program?
A:
This 180-credit program is designed to be completed in 12 academic quarters, and is generally finished in four years.

For the 2010-2011 award year, 74% of graduates from this program finished within this time.