Studying Nonprofit Leadership

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Minor

Non-profit Leadership

Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Social Work

This minor is jointly offered by the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Department of Communication, and School of Social Work. This minor is administered by the Department of Sociology and Anthropology.

  1. One course in introduction to social issues in the community from: SOC 152(3), SOC 384(3), SOC 398(3), SWK 200(3), SWK 219(3).
  2. One course in introduction to non-profit organization from: SOC 430(3), SWK 543(3).
  3. One course in non-profit leadership from: COM 436(3), PLS 255(3), SOC 492(3).
  4. Three courses in essential skills in non-profit leadership from: ACC 201(3), COM 315(3), COM 336(3), COM 466(3), ENG 572(3), GER 470(3), GER 480(3), SOC 499(3), SWK 595(3).

Certificate

Non-profit Leadership

This certificate is jointly offered by the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Department of Communication, and School of Social Work. This certificate prepares students for leadership in non-profit organizations by equipping them to take management roles in these types of organizations and by learning about the nature of non-profit organizations and essential skills for administering programs at non-profit organizations. This certificate is essential for students who envision creating a non-profit organization or plan to be involved in the development or supervision of community-based programs.

This certificate is administered by the Department of Sociology and Anthropology.

Program requirements (12 hours)

  1. One course in introduction to non-profit organization from: SOC 430(3), SWK 543(3).
  2. One course in non-profit leadership from: COM 436(3), PLS 255(3), SOC 492(3).
  3. Two courses in essential skills in non-profit leadership from: ACC 201(3), COM 315(3), COM 336(3), COM 466(3), ENG 572(3), GER 470(3), GER 480(3), SWK 595(3).
  4. All candidates must satisfy the General University Certificate Requirements.