2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Sep 19, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

Leadership and Management of Nonprofit Organizations Minor


Program Coordinator/Contact

Kimberly Gustafson, Lecturer
School of Health and Consumer Sciences
Wagner Hall 409, Box 2275A
605-688-5161

Program Information

The Leadership and Management of Nonprofit Organizations minor prepares students with opportunities to increase their abilities and skills in the work of leadership to enhance nonprofit organizations.

Students may earn the minor without completing the certification.

Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates with a minor in Leadership and Management of Nonprofit Organizations will:

  • Apply the knowledge of fundamental nonprofit management terms, theories, and skills.
  • Demonstrate the ability to function as an effective member of a team.
  • Demonstrate respect and understanding towards diverse cultures and beliefs of individuals and communities.
  • Explain the importance of and show evidence of ethical and professional behaviors.
  • Design, implement, and evaluate projects for a variety of audiences.
  • Demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills to appropriate audiences.

Accreditation, Certification, and Licensure

National Certification through the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance.

Course Delivery Format

Certification requirements are met through course work, co-curricular involvement, and an internship. National Certification through the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance in nonprofit management requires an additional 300-hour internship with a nonprofit organization.

Requirements for Leadership and Management of Nonprofit Organizations Minor: 18 Credits


Electives


Students may choose no more than one course per competency area for a total of 9 elective credits.  Credits: 9

Total Required Credits: 18