International Nongovernmental Organizations

Explore the activities and structures of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) within a global context. Compare the workings of NGOs in other countries to the workings of U.S.-based NGOs in order to analyze effectiveness and management principles. Consider cultural contexts and how they affect the organization and operations of NGOs around the world. Examine the strategies that make NGOs successful and how those strategies can be implemented across other sectors.

Completion Requirements

  • 63 total quarter credits
    • Foundation course (3 cr.)
    • Core courses (40 cr.)
    • Specialization courses (15 cr.)
    • Capstone course (5 cr.)

This sequence represents the minimum time to completion. Time to completion will vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 855-646-5286.

Courses

Quarter Course Code Course Credits
Quarter 1 Course Code MMPP 6117 Course Foundations for Graduate Study Credits (3 cr.)
Quarter 1 Course Code MMPP 6405 Course Ethics and Social Justice Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 2 Course Code MMPP 6111 Course Leadership and Organizational Change Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 2 Course Code MMPP 6112 Course Governance and Public Policy Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 3 Course Code MMPP 6280 Course Policy and Politics in American Political Institutions Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 3 Course Code MMPP 6281 Course Program Evaluation Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 4 Course Code MMPP 6282 Course Public Policy and Finance Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 4 Course Code MMPP 6480 Course Applied Research and Evaluation Methods Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 5 Course Code MMPP 6465 Course Strategic Planning: Collaboration, Cooperation, and Coordination Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 5 Course Code MMPP 6333 Course Holding Up the Mirror: Understanding Different Cultures and Increasing Global Consciousness Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 6 Course Code MMPP 6334 Course Crossing Borders: U.S. and International NGO Cultures and Environments Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 6 Course Code MMPP 6335 Course Placing NGOs in the Global Context Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 7 Course Code MMPP 6910 Course Capstone Seminar Credits (5 cr.)
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