From crowdsourcing to capital campaigns, nonprofits must demonstrate impact as they cultivate and retain donors. The master’s degree in Philanthropy and Resource Development provides nonprofit professionals with the knowledge and skills to navigate changing philanthropic trends and increase fundraising results. Learn about the scaling and planning required to develop the resources needed to carry out your nonprofit's mission.
Skills You'll Learn
Create the best strategic development approach for your organization’s size and mission
Use structured fundraising and financial tools to run a healthy nonprofit
Apply practical donor relations and fundraising strategies across diverse cultures and contexts
Plan out your schedule and determine your preferred timeline for completing your master's degree—finish in as few as 18 months or take up to five years.
Fundraiser Salary Salary: National Average
Flexible Online Classes
We understand the demands of balancing work, friends and family, and school can be challenging. That's why at University College, you can complete your program entirely online. Our online learning platform makes it easy to work anywhere at any time.
University College programs maintain the highest level of accreditation offered by The Higher Learning Commission, one of the regional accrediting bodies recognized by the federal government. The University of Denver and all of its academic programs are regionally accredited by this commission, and regional accreditation is the highest standard for universities in the United States.