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2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NP 6010 - Nonprofit Governance and Executive Leadership


This course provides a comprehensive analysis of the roles and functions of governing boards and executive leaders in the effective, ethical leadership of a nonprofit organization. Specific topics may include: ensuring accountability and performance measurement; the legal framework; developing strategy and building capacity; collaborations, partnerships and mergers; managing staff and volunteers; obtaining and managing resources; marketing and communication; and advocacy and lobbying. The graduate-level course requires independent, accelerated, or additional coursework appropriate for the graduate level.