Transfer Center

Nonprofit Administration Partnership Program

What is Nonprofit administration?

The Nonprofit Administration major is designed for students aspiring to enter the fields of nonprofit management and human services and for those currently employed in these areas. It provides management skills and training directed toward mobilizing community assets and capacity building. 

Students learn to:

  • Develop leadership skills necessary to create positive social change.
  • Engage and manage volunteers and professionals.
  • Incorporate strategies for the analysis of complex issues affecting nonprofit organizations.

Nonprofit Administration Program Information

Nonprofit Administration Partnership Guide

CSU Academic Advisor: Dr. Mary Myers

Academic advising appointments are available for admitted CSU Nonprofit Administration partnership students. Mary is working remotely to provide Virtual Advising through Zoom or by phone. Please contact the Levin College of Public Affairs and Education Advising Center to make an appointment with Mary: (216) 687-3884.

Prospective students who are not yet admitted should contact the CSU Transfer Center at (216) 687-5568 or email:

Urban Partnership Grads

Additional Nonprofit Administration Information:

AAPLE (Assessment & Accreditation of Prior Learning Experience)

Department Website

Levin College of Public Affairs and Education Scholarships

*Typically students must be registered full-time (at least 12 credit hours) through Cleveland State University in order to be eligible for CSU scholarships.