The Nonprofit Leadership Minor is geared to any YSU student seeking a four-year degree who is interested in beginning a career in the nonprofit sector and/or serving the community. The minor in Nonprofit Leadership can be earned through successful completion of the following courses:
|BUS 3720||Nonprofit Leadership||3|
|BUS 3780||Financial Management and Fundraising for Nonprofit Organizations (spring only)||3|
|ADV 3710||Basic Public Relations (formerly PREL 3710)||3|
|MGT 3755||Managing Workplace Diversity||3|
|MGT 3725||Fundamentals of Management||3|
|BUS 3740||Nonprofit Community Service 1||1|
|BUS 4840||Nonprofit Leadership Internship||3|
|BUS 4841||Nonprofit Leadership Seminar||1|
|Total Semester Hours||20|
All students seeking the nonprofit leadership minor must complete a 225-hour internship in a regional nonprofit organization.
Academic credit is given for the internship through enrollment in BUS 4840 Nonprofit Leadership Internship and BUS 4841 Nonprofit Leadership Seminar (listed above). A student can enroll in these two courses during the fall, spring, or summer semester.
Students interested in declaring a minor in Nonprofit Leadership need to complete an Intra University Transfer Request form with their academic advisor. Students must meet all course prerequisites to enroll for WCBA courses, including a minimum 2.5 overall GPA for upper level business courses. WCBA courses must be completed with the grade of a "C" or higher and cannot be take credit/no credit.