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Master of Management, Nonprofit Organizations (MM)

Mission Statement

Combining the intellectual and spiritual capital of Biola University's Crowell School of Business and Talbot School of Theology, the Master of Management in Nonprofit Organizations provides core MBA business skills, under-girded by seminary courses, so Christ-centered women and men can effectively lead, manage and serve faith-based and nonprofit organizations.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Master of Management in Nonprofit Organizations, students will be able to:


Business Competencies: Students will obtain the knowledge and competency of advanced business principles and practices, and demonstrate the ability to apply them to managing, leading and serving nonprofit organizations.


Nonprofit Competencies: Students will explain the unique aspects of nonprofit organizations as expressed in their mission, vision and core value statements and develop core communication and leadership competencies to serve this sector faithfully.


Theological integration: Students will articulate a theology of work and demonstrate the ability to apply their biblical and theological worldview to nonprofit organizations.


Innovation: Students will demonstrate an ability to think creatively and innovatively to develop new ideas and ways of managing that advance the mission of nonprofit organizations.


Curriculum Map

A Curriculum Map shows which courses in a degree program are responsible to intentionally develop each PLO at the Introductory, Developing, and Mastery levels.

Assessment Plan

An Assessment Plan is a listing of the student work that will be used to assess achievement of each learning outcome.

Assessment Schedule

An Assessment Schedule is a 5-year schedule that indicates when each of the PLOs will be assessed and when the comprehensive Program Review will occur.

Annual PLO Assessment Reports

The Annual Reports from each year’s PLO assessment.

Program Review Executive Summary

The Executive Summary report from the most recent comprehensive Program Review.

The Executive Summary is currently unavailable for this program.