Certificate in Nonprofit Management
If you’re looking to increase your knowledge and skill level in the world of nonprofits but are unable to complete a full MPA, the Certificate in Nonprofit Management is 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 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.
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The Certificate in Nonprofit Management is a 15 credit-hour program. Three required courses (9 credit hours total) and two electives (6 credit hours) make up this certificate. For more information about these courses, read the MPA course descriptions.
- Human Resource Management in Nonprofit Organizations (V522)
- Management in the Nonprofit Sector (V525)
- Financial Management for Nonprofit Organizations (V526)
You will choose two additional SPEA graduate courses that meet your needs.