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2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Non-Profit Studies Minor

The nonprofit studies minor is an interdisciplinary minor which provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary for work in the nonprofit sector. This minor is appropriate for students in all colleges and majors who wish to pursue a variety of career choices, from research and advocacy to the arts to health and social services provision.

A graduate certificate in nonprofit studies is also offered.

Academic Policies and Requirements for Minors:

  • See University Academic Policies for Minors   
  • Other courses may be substituted at the discretion of the program director. Students should be advised by the program director each semester. Please contact Dr. Ann Marie Kinnell, director of the Nonprofit Studies program, at 601.266.5339 or by e-mail at Ann.Kinnell@usm.edu for an appointment.

Hours to Minor: 18 hours

Course Requirements:

Select 1 course from each of the categories below:

1. Historical and Philosophical Foundations

3. Nonprofit Law and Risk Management

4. Community Outreach/Development and Public Relations Activities

5. Nonprofit Resource Development

6. Nonprofit Internship