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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Non-Profit Leadership - Certificate

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Minnesota State University, Mankato's multidisciplinary Nonprofit Leadership Certificate is an 18-credit undergraduate certificate that draws from the fields of sociology; urban studies; recreation, parks and leisure, and social work to provide an exciting program that will change the way you look at the community and enhance your professional opportunities in the nonprofit sector.

6 credits in Nonprofit Leadership:
NPL 273 Introduction to Nonprofit Leadership F, S, or Su (online)
NPL 473 Advanced Workshop in Nonprofit Leadership F, S, or Su (online)

9 credits in Program Planning, Evaluation, Administration, and Finance
Choose one class from the each of the following groups:

Program Planning and Evaluation

RPLS 376 Program Planning F or S or
URSI 413 Urban Program Evaluation F or
SOWK 469 Applied Social Work Research F or S or
SOC 466 Program Planning S (online)

Program Administration
RPLS 473 Administration of Leisure Time Programs F or S or
URSI 230 Community Leadership F, S or Su (online and on campus) or
SOC 417 Program Administration S

Financial Management & Development
URSI 453 Grants Administration F, S or Su (online) or
RPLS 465 Events Management S

Gainful Employment Program Information
The program is a Gainful Employment program regulated by the U.S. Department of Education. The U.S. Department of Education requires additional information be provided to you about this certificate program. For more information follow these links: