Capella University Online Human Services Degree Programs

PhD in Human Services - Management of Nonprofit Agencies

The increased demand for services from nonprofit agencies, which has led to heightened government oversight and competition for scarce resources, has made nonprofit management skills more critical than ever before. This nonprofit management PhD program from Capella University allows you to explore your own nonprofit research interests while expanding your knowledge of contemporary business and social issues faced by nonprofit experts and leaders. The specialization includes nonprofit-focused course work in workplace diversity, board management, advocacy, fundraising, ethics, program management, and resource management. People who choose this specialization often wish to pursue higher education faculty or leadership positions in nonprofit organizations or are considering starting their own nonprofit organization.