About The Instructor
Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account.
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Session, Dates: 2 (08/23/2014 - 10/17/2014)
Seats Available: Course Full, Choose another
The following additional fees apply to this section:
Fully Online Fee
This course introduces the students to the variety of organizations in the United States nonprofit sector and provides a foundation for understanding the skills necessary for managing those organizations. The course will be a combination of lecture and class discussion. Some assignments may be online. Topics include the role and function of nonprogit organizations in a civil society, the legal framework and operating priciples for nonprofit organizations in the United States, as well as issues of governance, ethics and accountability in today's nonprofit organization.
Michele T. Cole, J.D., Ph.D.
Interim Department Head, Management
Professor of Human Resources Management
Massey Hall 332