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Course Code: ENTR313 Course ID: 4861 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

Non-profit entrepreneurship continues to thrive in the 21st century in most major and minor industries. Topics include trustee’s responsibilities, trustee recruitment/termination/development, financing structure, fundraising, financial management, and strategic planning.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

  1. Compare different non-profit models within your industry of interest.
  2. Assess the legal requirements for your non-profit venture.
  3. Analyze the role of governance for a non-profit venture.
  4. Design mission, vision, and values for your non-profit venture.
  5. Outline the strategic plan for your non-profit venture.
  6. Evaluate how to apply for tax-exempt status for your non-profit venture.
  7. Apply best practices for financial and personnel management to your venture’s practices.
  8. Construct a fundraising model for your non-profit venture.
NameGrade %
Discussions 30.00 %
W1: Introduction 3.75 %
W1: Nonprofit Entrepreneurship 3.75 %
W3: Tax Exempt Status 3.75 %
W4: SWOT Analysis 3.75 %
W5: Government and Relationships 3.75 %
W6: Finances 3.75 %
W7: Compensation Philosophy 3.75 %
W8: Finance a Nonprofit 3.75 %
Assignments 40.00 %
Assignment 1 - Incorporating Nonprofit Organization 8.00 %
Assignment 2 - Board Job Description 8.00 %
Assignment 3 - Mission and Vision 8.00 %
Assignment 6 - Financial Management 8.00 %
Assignment 7 - Leadership Style 8.00 %
Final Project 30.00 %
Assignment 8 - Summative Project 30.00 %
  1. Compare different non-profit models within your industry of interest.
  2. Assess the legal requirements for your non-profit venture.
  3. Analyze the role of governance for a non-profit venture.
  4. Design mission, vision, and values for your non-profit venture.
  5. Outline the strategic plan for your non-profit venture.
  6. Evaluate how to apply for tax-exempt status for your non-profit venture.
  7. Apply best practices for financial and personnel management to your venture’s practices.
  8. Construct a fundraising model for your non-profit venture.
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
ISBN:ERESERVE NOTE
 
Book Title:The Handbook of Nonprofit Governance, 1st ed. - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9780470457634
Publication Info:Wiley Lib
Author:BoardSource
Unit Cost:$76.97
 
Book Title:Managing Nonprofit Organizations, 1st ed. - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9780470402993
Publication Info:Lib
Author:Tschirhart, Mary
Unit Cost:$60.83
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.