Coursework

Undergraduate Minor In Nonprofit Social Enterprise and Philanthropy

Department of Leadership Studies

Program of Study

This Nonprofit Social Enterprise and Philanthropy Minor is recommended for students in any major. Interested freshmen can begin taking courses in the minor prior to declaring the minor or a major at USD.

Students may take this program separately or in conjunction with the Nonprofit Leadership and Management Certificate Program.


Curriculum

Required Courses (15 units)

COURSE NUMBER COURSE TITLE UNITS
LEAD 352 Nonprofit Leadership and Management 3
LEAD 388* Leadership Internship and Skill Development I 3
LEAD 389** Leadership Internship and Skill Development II 3
LEAD 475 Social Enterprise and Innovation 3
LEAD 485 Advanced Nonprofit Leadership and Management 3

Electives (3 units)

Elective course options include:

COURSE NUMBER COURSE TITLE UNITS
LEAD 185 Certifying for Change - Intro to the Nonprofit Sector 1
LEAD 160 Personal Leadership, Self-Inquiry, and Discovery 3
LEAD 355s Nonprofit Seminar I 1
LEAD 356s Nonprofit Seminar II 1
LEAD 357 Leadership and the Practice of Presence 3
LEAD 470 International Nongovernmental Organizations 3


Note:

*LEAD 387p - Student Leadership: Practical Experience may be substituted for LEAD 388
**BUS 498 - Business Internship may be substituted for LEAD 389
 

Attendance at one Alliance Management Institute (the Institute meets annually in January for a four day conference) is required to receive the national Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Credential.