Introduction to the Not-for-Profit Sector

NTPT6201 - Introduction to the Not-for-Profit Sector

Gain an understanding of the not-for-profit sector, its challenges, issues, and role within the community. You will explore the organization, governance, fund development and planning matters involved in a not-for-profit organization.


  • Fundamentals of not-for-profit organization
  • Key management and operational issues 

What to Expect

This is an interactive course; you will engage online with your class and instructor through our online learning management system. Plan to log into your course regularly throughout the week. 

Real-time Learning

There will be four live Zoom sessions in this course.

September 13 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm ET
September 20 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm ET
September 27 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm ET
October 4 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm ET

Completion Requirements

This is a graded course where a complete or incomplete will be issued. Evaluation will be based on participation and completion of course activities. Attendance in the live Zoom sessions is mandatory for successful course completion.


Carol-Ann Smith


No textbook is required for this course.



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