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How to Become an Executive Director

Are you the type of person who thrives as a leader, making the right decisions while overseeing several facets of a nonprofit organization, including but not limited to finances? Then a career as an Executive Director might be the right fit for you.

If you’re driven to become a leader among your peers and become an Executive Director, start with an education at Unity College.

Executive Director Fast Facts

Median Pay$104,000
Required EducationBachelor’s degree (master’s degree usually preferred) 
Number of Jobs2,639,500
Projected Employment Change150,600
Job Outlook6%

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