Staff, volunteers and board members of nonprofits enroll in the Nonprofit Professionals Certificate to develop and enrich their foundational knowledge and skills effective leadership and service in the nonprofit sector.
6 core essentials courses (36 hrs.)
Governance & Leadership
Planning & Evaluation
Marketing & Communication
6 elective courses (36 hrs.)
Concentrated in one track of study to create a functional specialization
OR from a mix of tracks for a varied experience
Minimum of 90% attendance in each 6-hour course*
You must complete the required courses within three years
If you attended a Nonprofit Professionals course before fall 2019, it will be counted toward your certificate if you choose, and the three-year clock will begin with the next course you take.
These 6-hour courses typically meet on a Friday from 9 am to 4 pm.
All are welcome – you don’t have to seek certification to take our Nonprofit Professionals courses.
*Courses that carry CEUs managed through a professional organization may require a higher attendance rate to receive the professional CEUs.
Courses this fall include: