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(Online) Leading and Managing Nonprofit Organizations, August 26-December 13, 2024

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Class Start Date: August 26, 2024
Class End Date: December 13, 2024

Students may register and start the online course at almost any time within the term, and then have until the end of the term to complete the class.

This course discusses the management complexities associated with the nonprofit sector. It covers the importance of being mission-driven, the internal and external environment of nonprofit organizations, governance and board structure, and how to build an effective governing and executive-board relationship.
  • Understand the characteristics of the nonprofit sector.
  • Identify and understand the leadership roles of both the board of directors and executive director.
  • Understand the fundamentals of organizational culture.
  • Understand best practices in human resources and the importance of correct volunteer management.
  • Understand the importance of strategic planning for long-term success.
  • Introduction
  • Introduction to Nonprofits
  • Board of Directors
  • Human Resources
  • Culture
  • Planning
  • Putting it All Together
  • Video lectures.
  • PowerPoint presentations.
  • Readings.
  • Other video resources.
  • Multiple choice comprehension quizzes for each module.
  • Cumulative essay questions requiring critical thinking and analysis.

Class Details

1 Session(s)
Online 24/7

NA - Online

Tucker Staley, Ph.D. 



Please read:  This online class is held in Canvas, our online learning management system. Participants may register and start the class at almost anytime within the term, and then have until the end of the term to complete all class requirements. Please review your confirmation email for login instructions.

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Registration Closes On
Thursday, November 28, 2024 @ 5:00 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
8/26/2024 - 12/13/2024 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online Tucker Staley, Ph.D. 

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