Nonprofit Management - Certificate

Nonprofits around the world are shaping public policy, delivering services, mobilizing for collective impact, contributing to our economies, and in general facilitating the citizen participation and influence that creates free and effective societies. This certificate in Nonprofit Management combines academic rigor and skill set training to enhance the performance of those currently working in the nonprofit sector. It also sets a solid foundation for master's degree students about to enter the field. 

Upon completion of this certificate program, individuals are expected to:

  • Apply appropriate decision-making processes and skills to effectively manage nonprofit organizations

All credits successfully earned in the certificate program can be applied towards a graduate degree in nonprofit management.

NOTE: Students who enroll in this certificate program are ineligible for financial aid. Contact Student Financial Services for options.

Nonprofit Management

A 12 semester credit program leading to the graduate Nonprofit Management Certificate

NPM5010Theory and Practice of Nonprofit Management3
NPM6010Public, Private and Nonprofit Collaboration3
Choose two of the following:6
Methodological, Decision-Making and Analytic Techniques
Financial Management and Budgeting in Nonprofit Organizations
Program Evaluation
Resource Development for Nonprofits
Social Entrepreneurship
Personnel Deployment in Nonprofits
Ethics and Social Change
Total Credits12.0