USC Price School of Public Policy

Nonprofit and Social Innovations Curriculum

Nonprofit and Social Innovations Curriculum

Required Courses (16 units)

  • The Nonprofit Sector and the Public Interest (PPD 371) – 4 units
  • Management of Public and Nonprofit Organizations (PPD 402) – 4 units
  • Financial Management of Public and Nonprofit Organizations (PPD 407) – 4 units
  • Social Innovations (PPD 478) – 4 units

Electives (12 units) – select from the following list

  • Financial Accounting in Public and Nonprofit Organizations (PPD 318) – 4 units
  • Organizational Behavior in Public Administration (PPD 320) – 4 units)
  • Introduction to Philanthropy and Grant Writing (PPD 353) – 4 units
  • Public Service in an Urban Setting (PPD 372m) – 4 units
  • International Development (PPD 382) – 4 units
  • Management Analysis I (PPD 403) – 4 units
  • Business and Communication Management for Nonprofits (BUCO 485) – 4 units
  • Global Civil Society: Non-Governmental Organizations in World Politics (IR 371) – 4 units