Nonprofit and Public Administration Minor

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Kevin Ward, PhD

Associate Professor and Director Casey 210-18

206.296.5438

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Kimberly Gawlik, JD

Senior Administrative Assistant Casey 210

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The minor in Nonprofit and Public Administration welcomes students interested in pursuing careers working in the nonprofit sector, local, state or federal government. As a Nonprofit and Public Administration Minor, you must complete 30 credits with a cumulative grade point average of 2.0. Coursework includes:

  • three required classes (15 credits)
  • three elective classes (15 credits) in Public Administration and Policy, Nonprofit, Urban Planning or an Intership or Independent Study

Coursework in the minor encourages you to explore diverse perspectives and apply problem-solving skills to analyze and address real-world social problems.  

The Nonprofit and Public Administration minor is complementary to many majors.  If you are interested in pursuing the nonprofit leadership minor, we encourage you to meet with the director or your advisor to discuss your interests and career goals and to plan your course of study.

For the current course offerings and requirements for the Nonprofit and Public Administration Minor, please refer to the Seattle University Catalog.