The Civic and Nonprofit Leadership minor focuses on leadership in public administration, government agencies, and nonprofits. This minor demonstrates to employers and graduate schools that you understanding government and nonprofit leadership in the U.S., and that you are prepared to take on leadership responsibilities. The minor is also a great option for students interested in community activism, grassroots organizing, and advocacy—you will learn how to solve problems and make a difference!
Examples of classes include: Civic and Nonprofit Leadership, Human Resource Management in Government and Nonprofits, Budgeting in Government and Nonprofits, Interest Groups & Lobbying, State & Local Government, Introduction to Public Policy, and Environmental Politics & Policy.
Why minor in Civic and Nonprofit Leadership at EIU?
Our minor works well with a wide range of majors, especially Business, Communication Studies, Criminal Justice, Economics, English, Health Communications, History, Human Services Program Administration, Journalism, Philosophy, and Sociology.
Completion time: 18 hours