Nonprofit Administration Courses 2020-2023

Nonprofit Administration Course Schedule

This is the course rotation and schedule for the nonprofit administration classes.

To register for nonprofit classes, click here, with the exception of PUAD 529 which is on Cyberbear.

Click here for course descriptions. (Note: scroll down to find them.)

NPAD classes have a different financial aid process. If you need financial aid for these classes, please fill out the School of Extended and Lifelong Learning Agreement with Financial Aid form and email it to the MPA Director at sara.rinfret@umontana.edu

Spring 2021 (begins January 11, 2021)
NPAD 505 Advocacy and Public Policy, Moore, Internet Course (example syllabus PDF)
NPAD 511 Nonprofit Grant Writing, Goldman, Internet Course (example syllabus PDF)
NPAD 503 Program Planning and Evaluation, Scotti, Internet Course (example syllabus PDF)
NPAD 560 Nonprofit Marketing and Social Media, Schulzke, Internet Course (example syllabus PDF)
NPAD 598/PUAD 598 Nonprofit Internship, Rinfret, Internet Course (16 weeks)

Summer 2021 (10 weeks)
NPAD 501 Nonprofit Human Resource Management, Knox, Internet Course (example syllabus PDF)
NPAD 512 Nonprofit Fundraising, Goldman, Internet Course (example syllabus PDF)
NPAD 598/PUAD 598 Nonprofit Internship, Hamman, Internet Course (16 weeks) 

Fall 2021 (10 weeks: August 31 - November 5, 2021)
NPAD 502 Nonprofit Volunteer Management, Briggs, Internet Course (example syllabus PDF)
NPAD 506 Nonprofit Board Management, McWilliams, Internet Course (example syllabus PDF)
NPAD 510 Nonprofit Strategic Planning, Knox, Internet Course (example syllabus PDF)
NPAD 513 Nonprofit Financial Management, Swallow, Internet Course (example syllabus PDF)
PUAD 529 Introduction to Nonprofit Organizations, Vernon, Internet Course (example syllabus PDF) [sign up through different system, 3 credit hour class, runs entire semester]
NPAD 598/PUAD 598 Nonprofit Internship, Hamman, Internet Course (16 weeks)

Spring 2022 (10 weeks: January 19 - March 25, 2022)
NPAD 505 Advocacy and Public Policy, Moore, Internet Course
NPAD 503 Program Planning and Evaluation, Scotti, Internet Course (sample syllabus PDF)
NPAD 511 Nonprofit Grant Writing, Briggs, Internet Course
NPAD 560 Nonprofit Marketing and Social Media, Schulzke, Internet Course
NPAD 598/PUAD 598 Nonprofit Internship, Hamman, Internet Course (16 weeks)

Summer 2022 (10 weeks)
NPAD 512 Nonprofit Fundraising, TBD, Internet Course 
NPAD 598/PUAD 598 Nonprofit Internship, Hamman, Internet Course (16 weeks)

Fall 2022 (10 weeks)
NPAD 502 Nonprofit Volunteer Management, Briggs, Internet Course
NPAD 506 Nonprofit Board Management, McWilliams, Internet Course
NPAD 510 Nonprofit Strategic Planning, Scotti, Internet Course
NPAD 513 Nonprofit Financial Management, Swallow, Internet Course
PUAD 529 Introduction to Nonprofit Organizations, Vernon, Internet Course [sign up through different system, 3 credit hour class, runs entire semester]
NPAD 598/PUAD 598 Nonprofit Internship, Rinfret, Internet Course (16 weeks)

Spring 2023 (10 weeks)
NPAD 505 Advocacy and Public Policy, Moore, Internet Course
NPAD 511 Nonprofit Grant Writing, Briggs, Internet Course
NPAD 503 Program Planning and Evaluation, Scotti, Internet Course
NPAD 560 Nonprofit Marketing and Social Media, Schulzke, Internet Course
NPAD 598/PUAD 598 Nonprofit Internship, Rinfret, Internet Course (16 weeks)

Summer 2023 (10 weeks)
NPAD 501 Nonprofit Human Resource Management, Staff, Internet Course
NPAD 512 Nonprofit Fundraising, Staff, Internet Course
NPAD 598/PUAD 598 Nonprofit Internship, Hamman, Internet Course (16 weeks) 

Looking for a substitute for one of the nonprofit classes? Take a course within our Department’s MPA Program electives.
Consider taking one of the following (contact the MPA Director, Dr. Sara Rinfret for assistance)
PUAD 522: Human Resource Management
PUAD 531: Intro to Public Policy
PUAD 503: Policy Analysis
PUAD 507: Program Evaluation
PUAD 527: Strategic Planning
*these are 3 credit hour classes for an entire semester and cost is higher