Financial Management of Government and Nonprofit Organizations

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Course Number: 
GAFL 652

Program: 

  • Executive MPA

Instructor(s)

Semester: 

  • Summer 2019

Course Format

Hybrid (on-campus and online)
On-Campus
On-Campus Day(s): 
Friday
On-Campus Time(s): 

Summer 2019 on-campus meetings will be held all day from 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM (break for lunch from 1 - 2) on the following 3 Fridays: May 24 (Memorial Day weekend), June 21, and July 26.

On-Campus Location:

Online
Online Day(s): 
Monday
Online Time: 
6:30-7:30 p.m.
Course Description: 

This course provides an introduction to financial management principles for public and nonprofit organizations. The primary objective of this course is to demystify financial information and improve students ability to effectively engage in financial discussions, regardless of their role in the organization. This course will be focused on the vocabulary and tools necessary to interpret, analyze, and properly communicate financial information in order to develop and execute an appropriate financial strategy.

This is a "hybrid" course, with synchronous, online meetings and once-monthly, on-campus meetings in Philadelphia, PA. Also, please note there is an additional $150 online course fee.

Fels Institute of Government

The Fels Institute of Government
3814 Walnut St. 
Philadelphia, PA 19104

(215) 898-7326
felsinstitute@sas.upenn.edu