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Nonprofit Administration
Dept. Chair: Douglas M. Ihrke, x4732
Alumni House 390
dihrke@uwm.edu The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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NONPROF-765: International Nongovernmental Organizations (3 units; G )

International nongovernmental organizations (INGOs) and the roles they play in relief and development work in developing countries.

Notes:
Counts as a repeat of Pol Sci 958 & Pub Adm 958 w/same topc. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51035 4:30 PM-7:10 PM T 09/02-12/11 Chikoto, Grace BOL B87  
Consent required to audit.

NONPROF-792: Decision-Making for Nonprofit and Public Organizations (3 units; G )

Research methods including research design, measurement, and analysis. Qualitative and quantitative decision-making methods. Understanding and using basic statistical concepts and techniques in decision making.

Notes:
Nonprof 792 & Pub Adm 792(Pol Sci 792) are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 48167 4:30 PM-7:10 PM R 09/02-12/11 Bohte, John LAP 252  

NONPROF-793: Law of Nonprofit Organizations (3 units; G )

Legal concepts and issues relevant to the formations and operations of nonprofit organizations. Complying with applicable federal and state states and regulations.

Notes:
Nonprof 793 & Pol Sci 793 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 48168 7:00 PM-9:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Boynton, Jacqueline NWQ G558  

NONPROF-795: Introduction to Nonprofit Revenue Streams and Portfolios (3 units; G )

Trends and issues surrounding nonprofit finance in an attempt to sketch a portrait of nonprofit finance theory.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of Pol Sci 958 & Pub Adm 958 w/"Financing Nonprofits" topic. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 50865 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Chikoto, Grace BOL 294  
Consent required to audit.

NONPROF-888: Candidate for Degree (0 units; G )

Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirement. Fee for 1 cr assessed.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 001 53071 - 09/02-12/11 Ihrke, Douglas TBA  
Audit never allowed.

NONPROF-999: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; G )

Independent study in a subject area of special need or interest after consultation with a faculty member.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 35782 - 09/02-12/11 Chikoto, Grace TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 002 35783 - 09/02-12/11 Ihrke, Douglas TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 003 52212 - 09/02-12/11 Andersson, Fredrik TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 3 IND 004 53053 - 09/02-12/11 Bohte, John TBA  
Consent required to audit.

 
Additional Courses - Nonprofit Administration
 
AD LDSP-777: Leadership in Multicultural Organizations (3 units; G )

Analyzes concepts and theories of leadership, issues of diversity in organizations, and explores techniques for managing differences that comprise today's multicultural workforce.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; Ad Ldsp 757(657) or 702(705) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 291 41846 - 09/02-12/11 Akdere, Mesut ONLINE WEB  
Taught completely on-line, internet access req'd. UWM off campus tuition assessed.
Consent required to audit.

BUS ADM-441: Diversity in Organizations (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Conceptual and experiential understanding of cultural values and practices among diverse groups in organizations. Addresses institutional and personal discrimination, stereotyping and prejudice.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of Bus Adm 443 with similar title. Prereq: jr st, admis to Bus Adm major, & Bus Adm 330(C); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 50419 2:00 PM-4:40 PM R 09/02-12/11 Ragins, Belle LUB S241  
Additional Tuition $63.66.
Consent required to audit.

BUS ADM-724: Business Combinations and Governmental Accounting (3 units; G )

Accounting for mergers and acquisitions including consolidation procedures and foreign subsidiary investments. Also includes accounting principles for government and nonprofit entities.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; grade of B or better in Bus Adm 721(P) or 301(P).
Final Exam for these sections will be combined. Date TBA.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52740 9:30 AM-12:10 PM M 09/08-12/11 Neely, Daniel LUB S263  
Consent required to audit.
    3 LEC 002 52741 2:00 PM-4:40 PM M 09/08-12/11 Neely, Daniel LUB N126  
Consent required to audit.

BUSMGMT-707: Information Technology Management in Contemporary Businesses (3 units; G )

Management of information technology including the role of enterprise systems; business intelligence, mining, & analytics; virtual teams and offshoring; security; and ethical/privacy issues including sustainability and green IT.

Notes:
Prereq: admis to MBA Program and BusMgmt 735(P), 736(P), 737(P), & 738(P); or grad st & Bus Adm 701(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 39613 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Wright, Gene LUB S231  
Hybrid course - 40% online. Internet/computer access required: PC/MAC/Tablet capable of running Microsoft Office and D2L. First on-campus meeting 9/03/2014. Other on-campus dates TBA.
Consent required to audit.

BUSMGMT-718: Concepts and Practice of Nonprofit Management (3 units; G )

Characteristics and formation of nonprofit organizations; building effective boards of directors; board roles and responsibilities; conflicts of interest; evaluating nonprofit performance; grant writing, foundations, and fund-raising.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 39907 7:00 PM-9:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Smith, John BOL B91  
Consent required to audit.

BUSMGMT-724: Accounting for Nonprofit Organizations (3 units; G )

Financial and managerial accounting topics for the nonprofit sector; relationship of these topics to finance, the legal environment of nonprofits, and mission of the organizations.

Notes:
Prereq: Grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 52789 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/02-12/11 Holman, Andrew LUB S191  
            W   Neely, Daniel    
Hybrid course taught 40-50% online. Internet/computer access required.
Consent required to audit.

BUSMGMT-730: Strategic Management and Leadership for Nonprofit Organizations (3 units; G )

Concepts and methods of strategic thinking and applications of strategy in nonprofit organizational settings. Nonprofit governance and executive leadership roles in strategy formation and implementation.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; BusMgmt 718(P) or Pol Sci 789(P) or Pol Sci/Sociol/Urb Std 704(P); BusMgmt 721(P), 724(P), & 725(P); Bus Adm 766(P) or Pol Sci 705(P) or Pol Sci 791(P); Pol Sci 792(P) & 793(P)

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 39908 7:00 PM-9:40 PM W 09/02-12/11 Smith, John BOL B95  
Consent required to audit.

POL SCI-793: Law of Nonprofit Organizations (3 units; G )

Legal concepts and issues relevant to the formations and operations of nonprofit organizations. Complying with applicable federal and state statutes and regulations.

Notes:
Nonprof 793 & Pol Sci 793 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 53659 7:00 PM-9:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Boynton, Jacqueline NWQ G558  

PUB ADM 792(POL SCI 792): Decision-Making for Nonprofit and Public Organizations (3 units; G )

Research methods including research design, measurement, and analysis. Qualitative and quantitative decision-making methods. Understanding and using basic statistical concepts and techniques in decision making.

Notes:
Nonprof 792 & Pub Adm 792(Pol Sci 792) are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 51260 4:30 PM-7:10 PM R 09/02-12/11 Bohte, John LAP 252  

PUB ADM 958(POL SCI 958): Seminar in Public Administration: (3 units; G )

Selected topics covering different aspects of public administration.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Nonprofit Economy
    3 SEM 001 48166 4:30 PM-7:10 PM M 09/08-12/11 Andersson, Fredrik BOL B68  
Prereq; none.