Lipscomb University

Master of Management in Nonprofit

Lipscomb University College of Business, in partnership with the Center for Nonprofit Management, is pleased to introduce its newest degree, a Master of Management in Nonprofit. From marketing and fundraising to conflict management and ethical decision-making, MMN courses will provide students a range of principles and applications needed to better understand the dynamics of successful nonprofit management and leadership.

Approved CNM certificates may be substituted for one course and employees of member organizations are eligible for a 25% scholarship. 
This program is new at Lipscomb as of the fall 2015 semester.

Institute for Conflict Management

Lipscomb’s Institute for Conflict Management (ICM)  offers a graduate certificate in conflict management. This is a 15-hour graduate program that can be applied toward a master’s degree or earned on its own, and can be completed in as little as six months. Scholarships are available as part of the application process for ICM.

All applicants must apply online with the Lipscomb University Graduate Studies office as well as complete an admissions checklist specific to ICM.  

Please contact Amy Goode with questions about the process at (615) 966-6691 or


MBA with Nonprofit Concentration

Lipscomb University's College of Business offers an MBA and Professional MBA with a nonprofit concentration, providing you with the tools and skills to not only run a successful nonprofit organization but also a successful business.  The 36-hour degree consists of 9 core business courses and 3 nonprofit concentration courses. 

Additionally, Lipscomb supports the development of nonprofit leaders through a 25% scholarship for all students pursuing this concentration.

Learn more.