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Master of Arts in Sector Leadership and Nonprofit Management 

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Thank you for your interest in the University of Chicago Crown Family School of Social Work, Policy, and Practice​! We appreciate your interest in our degree. Our team will be in touch with you shortly. In the meantime, learn more about our program below. 

Our Programs Are Affordable


More than 95 percent of our master’s students receive merit- and need-based aid. Each year, Crown Family School awards full and partial tuition scholarships. See how you can get your application started today. 

Flexible Curriculum 

Our flexible program has both a full-time 12-month option, and a part-time 21-month option. Day, evening, and weekend classes are available. Both options include 12 courses plus a summer practicum.

Top Ranked

The University of Chicago Crown Family School of Social Work, Policy, and Practice is one of the top ranked schools of social work and social welfare in the world and our peers have always considered us to be one of the best.

Field Work

Crown Family School has relationships with over 600 agencies—and all of the most influential ones in the Chicago area. Field sites are located in almost all of Chicago’s neighborhoods and in many of its suburbs.

Advancing Your Career

Crown Family Schools’s Career Office specializes in serving the career interests of students, providing access to an impressive and engaged alumni network, job postings, personal counseling, and networking events where you will meet leaders in the profession.