Nonprofit Management Education

University of Akron

Department of Public Administration and Urban Studies
The Polsky Building 265
Akron, OH  44325
Region: Midwest

Contact Information

Raymond W. Cox, III, Ph.D.
Interim Chair

Graduate Program

Graduate courses offered Yes
Graduate course titles
  • Non-Profit Management
  • Fundraising and Resource Management
  • Citizen Participation
  • Community Organizing
  • Grantsmanship
  • Internship
Part of certificate program Yes
Certificate name(s)
  • Certificate in Public Affairs
Offers 3+ graduate courses in NPO management Yes
Graduate concentration offered Yes
Year concentration established
Concentration name(s)
  • Non-Profit Management
Program/department name
  • Department of Public Administration and Urban Affairs
  • Arts & Sciences
Degree name
  • Master of Arts in Urban Studies
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Doctoral degree name
Services this program provides to the nonprofit community
  • Internships
  • Newsletters
  • Consultant Services
  • Workshops
  • Conferences
  • Technical Assistance
Mechanisms used to inform nonprofit practitioners of this program's developments
  • Newsletters
  • Published papers, books
  • Workshops
  • Conferences
  • Seminars
  • Technical Assistance

Undergraduate Program

Undergraduate courses offered No

Joint Degree Program

Joint Program Offered No

Noncredit Program

Noncredit courses offered No

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Continuing Education Units offered No

Online Program

Online courses offered No
Last updated: 11 May 2022