The Bush School Nonprofit Management Program is dedicated to education, research, and outreach. The program offers several opportunities to become involved in the Bush School, Texas A&M, and the community. Our education programs provide rigorous courses that engage students in discussion based classes. These courses balance a practical skills preparation and challenging curriculum with supportive faculty. The faculty are engaged in cutting edge research that cover a range of topics and inform our understanding of nonprofits and philanthropy. The program also develops research summaries that provide practical insight to policy makers, donors and nonprofit professionals. The outreach activities support the effective management of nonprofit organization by bringing the most relevant research and scholarship to nonprofit professionals through workshops, seminars and conferences.
The School, the Nonprofit Management Program, and faculty are associated/affiliated with the following academic and research associations:
The Bush School of Government and public service is accredited by theNetwork of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA).
The Nonprofit Management Program is a recognized member of the Nonprofit Academic Centers Council (NACC).
Faculty regularly present research at theses nonprofit related research associations: Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA) and International Society for Third-Sector Research (ISTR).