Graduate Certificate - Nonprofit Management (Online)

General

Program Description

Gain a better understanding of the nonprofit sector and nonprofit management issues

If you’re looking to increase your knowledge and skill level in the world of nonprofits but are unable to complete a full MPA, our Nonprofit Management Certificate may be a great option for you. In only 15 credit hours, you’ll gain a better understanding of the nonprofit sector and nonprofit management issues. This certificate can strengthen your performance in areas such as:

  • Fundraising and development
  • Managing nonprofit social services
  • Parks and recreation

Our online certificates are quick—you can complete one in a year—but challenging. Like all SPEA programs, the curriculum is rigorous. But the effort you put forth will make your long-term professional goals reachable.

Requirements

The Nonprofit Management Certificate is a 15 credit-hour program. Three required courses (9 credit hours total) and two electives (6 credit hours) make up this certificate.

Required Courses

  • Human Resource Management in Nonprofit Organizations (V522)
  • Management in the Nonprofit Sector (V525)
  • Financial Management for Nonprofit Organizations (V526)

Electives

You will choose two additional SPEA graduate courses that meet your needs.

Last updated Mar 2018

About the School

The world today is different from the world that past generations entered. The levels of complexity, interdependence, and systemic risks are extraordinary. An MPA or graduate certificate in public aff ... Read More

The world today is different from the world that past generations entered. The levels of complexity, interdependence, and systemic risks are extraordinary. An MPA or graduate certificate in public affairs prepares SPEA graduates to confront the challenges of tomorrow with the knowledge and skills to solve problems and lead. Read less