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Minor Adviser
R. Ann Myers
Phone: (540) 568-6980
http://www.jmu.edu/socwork/
nonprofit.html

Nonprofit Studies

The nonprofit studies minor prepares students from a variety of disciplines to understand the unique role of nonprofit organizations in American society today. Emphasis is placed on history, theory, legal issues and management topics. The minor includes a capstone seminar and a field experience in a nonprofit agency with the focus to be determined in conjunction with the adviser.

Required Courses

Courses
Credit Hours
NPS 300. Introduction to Nonprofits 1
3
NPS 320. Nonprofit Management 1
3
NPS 400. Internship/Practicum in Nonprofit Studies 1
4-6
NPS 450. Nonprofit Studies Capstone Seminar 1
3
Major elective (discipline specific) 2
3
Elective 2
3

 
19-21

1 Course has one or more prerequisites.
2 A course to be determined in consultation with the nonprofit studies adviser.