Nonprofit Administration Minor

Requirements for Political Science Minors

A general minor in political science can be arranged, as well as specialized minors in eight different subfields of the discipline. Interested students should see a faculty adviser to plan a coherent program of study as a minor field.

Students must achieve a cumulative 2.0 GPA in the political science courses chosen to qualify for the minor. Students may count no more than 3 hours in political science taken on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis toward the minor. Students taking an internship POL SCI 3940 may count no more than three hours of the internship toward the minor.

Specific Requirements for the Minor 

Course List
Select five of the following: 15
Public and NonProfit Personnel Management  
Public and NonProfit Budgeting  
Public Administration  
NonProfit Organizations and Public Policy  
NonProfits, Civil Society and Volunteerism  
Public Affairs Internship (must be conducted through a nonprofit organization)  
Total Hours 15

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate an understanding of theories, concepts and practices relevant to nonprofit administration.
  • Assess issues in the nonprofit sector, formulate evidence-based solutions, and communicate them with clarity and coherence.