What should I do to work for a non-profit organization?
For a career I would like to be the vice president of a non-profit organization (ex. World Vision or Compassion International). What should I major/get a degree in?
Asked By: miss r - 2/13/2011
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You will need an undergraduate and a Master's Degree. A PhD would also be helpful. You could concentrate on a combination of subjects: business or nonprofit management, children's health, medicine, nutrition, disaster management, education, special education... the range is huge. In addition, you will need to get a... More
Answered By: Jayne says READ MORE BOOKS - 2/14/2011
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Business management is always helpful.
Answered By: yahtz - 2/13/2011
You can pretty much major in anything you want. People in nonprofit organizations have a variety of degrees. Mine's in Political Science, and I have friends in nonprofits with degrees in Dance, Teaching English as a Second Language, and many other things. Find something you're going to enjoy majoring in for several... More
Answered By: Katherine W - 2/13/2011
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