Minor in Non-Profit Administration

Units required for Minor: 21

Program Description

The Minor Programs in Non-Profit Administration and Recreation Administration are 21-unit programs designed for non-RPTA majors (RPTA majors cannot complete a minor program, and should see the link for RPTA Certificate Programs). The Minor in Non-Profit Administration will give students a solid background in grant writing and fundraising for non-profit agencies of all types, as well as the management skills to successfully lead in the non-profit sector.

All units must be taken in Recreation, Parks & Tourism Administration.  At least 12 units must be upper division, with at least 9 upper division units taken in residence. 

Minimum Grade Requirement

A grade of "C-" or better is required in all upper division courses applied to the minor.

Program Requirements

Required Courses (3 Units)
Select one of the following courses:3
Recreation, Parks and Tourism in Contemporary Society
Recreation and Leisure Lifestyle Development
Perspectives On Leisure
Required Courses (12 Units)
RPTA 105Management in Recreation, Parks and Tourism3
RPTA 107Grant Writing for Leisure Organizations3
RPTA 164Leadership and Fundraising for Non-profit Organizations3
RPTA 165Volunteer Management in Recreation, Parks and Tourism3
Electives6
Select two courses from the following:
Race, Class Gender and Leisure
Recreation Services for Diverse, Underserved and Underrepresented Populations
Youth Development in Recreation, Parks & Tourism
Community Organization
Conference and Meeting Planning
Professional Organization Leadership
Total Units21