UT Dallas 2022 Undergraduate Catalog

PA4355 - Managing Nonprofit Organizations

PA 4355 Managing Nonprofit Organizations (3 semester credit hours) This course provides a thorough introduction to the trillion-dollar nonprofit sector, which encompasses education, research, healthcare, art, religious congregations, social services, advocacy, legal services, international assistance, foundations, and mutual benefit organizations. The course explores the history of nonprofit organizations in the United States, qualifications for charitable groups and their governance, and various management issues. Students will become familiar with nonprofit concepts and theories while expanding their knowledge of nonprofit management and developing practical skills. (3-0) Y