Nonprofit organizations are inherently collaborative. Arts administration students need to understand the concepts and theories of leadership, management, and followership in order to contribute effectively in the ever-changing and adaptive environment of these organizations. This course will explore the principles of nonprofit management theory and practice, organizational structure, organizational culture and communication, decision making and accountability, human resource
management and volunteer administration, and ethics and social responsibility. Additionally, you will study the various approaches to conducting strategic planning using SWOT analysis as well as identification of strategic issues and the formulation of strategic plans.