Introduction to Social Enterprise Development for Not-For-Profits

NTPT6209 Introduction to Social Enterprise Development for Not-For-Profits 

Discover why successful not-for profit organizations are using social enterprise as a tool to advance their mission and create financial sustainability. Understand social enterprise and the value it can bring to an organization. Decide whether social enterprise is right for your organization. Learn from case studies and speakers from the community.


  • Assessing an organization’s readiness for Social Enterprise
  • The foundations of Social Finance
  • Practical skills in the development of a sustainable Business Model

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 are two live Zoom sessions scheduled for this course. In addition, your instructor will hold office hours via Zoom on May 3 and May 17 from 9:00am to 10:00am.

April 26 - 9:00am - 10:30am ET
May 10 - 9:00am - 10:30am 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 required.



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