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Nonprofit & Civic Engagement Studies (Minor)

Undergraduate
  • Minor

About this Program

The nonprofit and civic engagement studies minor prepares students for further study and the work world in the large and vibrant nonprofit sector.

Program Overview

Required courses include an internship with a nonprofit, courses on philanthropy and social entrepreneurship, grants writing and fundraising, the management of nonprofits, and the evolution of the nonprofit sector.

Special attention is given to civic engagement and the many ways in which citizens can engage with each other and governments. Students who intend to work in the fields of health, education, politics, and any of the professional fields will find this minor extremely useful.

It is an interdisciplinary minor open to all majors.

Program Contact

Coordinator, Nonprofit & Civic Engagement Studies minor

Phone
301-696-3697

Degrees Offered

  • Minor

Our faculty...

will help you find the opportunities that will take your classroom learning to the real world.

All Faculty

Hoda Zaki

  • Virginia E. Lewis Professor of Political Science
  • Director of African American Studies
  • Coordinator of the Nonprofit and Civic Engagement Studies minor