Non-profit Administration

Non-Profit Administration

What distinguishes Cornerstone's Non-Profit Administration program?

Crysten Cornish '15 | Majors: Non-Profit Administration and Business Management

"Non-Profit Administration helped me pursue a journey of doing what I love. With so many non-profit organizations in the community, my professors taught using local examples and personal experiences."

What can I do with a major in Non-Profit Administration?

  • Community Service Project Coordinator
  • Peace Corps Volunteer
  • Human Services Director
  • Fund-raiser/Nonprofit Arts Organization
  • Program Officer for Foundation

How can I complete my degree program in three or four years?

Download sample degree plans for a major in Non-Profit Administration.

3 Year Non-Profit Administration Degree Plan

4 Year Non-Profit Administration Degree Plan

Where are internships and partnerships available for students in the Non-Profit Administration program?

Maressa Toomire '16 | Major: Non-Profit Administration

"As a freshman, I was able to have an internship with Pregnancy Resource Center in downtown Grand Rapids. It was amazing to have that internship opportunity as a freshman, gaining the practical and basic skills necessary for my major as well as work with other professionals in the field so early on during my academic experience. My internship opportunity at Cornerstone was one of the best ways for me to solidify my decision of choosing to major in Non-Profit Administration."

With a major in Non-Profit Administration, what classes will I take?

Principles of Leadership | MGT-238

Engage in a basic study of current theories of leadership through a variety of presentation methods, small group work, self-reflection, and peer review, observing and practicing leadership principles, while identifying personal styles and preferences.

Fund Development | MGT-341

Gain an overview of fund development, fundraising strategies and sources to consider as part of a healthy fundraising program, discussing the principles of non-profit finance and grant writing.

Who can I contact for more information on a major in Non-Profit Administration?