Nonprofit Management, Graduate Certificate

Nonprofits today simply require a higher level of management expertise. Nonprofit managers are required to manage people and programs more efficiently and effectively. The Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management focuses on developing skills in organizational management, financial management, fund-raising, grant and report writing, human resources management, and governance.

The program integrates theoretical approaches with practical application to prepare students for positions in either small or large nonprofit organizations. The program targets individuals who work in the nonprofit sector as executive directors, managers, program staff, board members, and volunteers. Students have an opportunity to participate in case studies, individual and group projects, and class discussions.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Required Courses

NPM 6110Legal and Governance Issues in Nonprofit Organizations3
NPM 6120Financial Management for Nonprofit Organizations3
NPM 6125Promoting Nonprofit Organizations3
NPM 6130Fund-Raising and Development for Nonprofit Organizations3
NPM 6140Grant and Report Writing3
NPM 6150Human Resources Management in Nonprofit Organizations3

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

18 total quarter hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required